All of Scoot's teachers are W-2 employees which means our payroll provider will withhold tax from your pay. This way you don't get stuck with a large tax bill when you file your tax returns each year.
Your withholding settings are controlled by your selections on your W-4 form which is an IRS form you would have completed when you created your account on Scoot's payroll system; ADP Workforce Now.
Calculating your withholding settings:
You can use this IRS Tax Withholding Estimator to learn the most appropriate W-4 settings for you.
This article is an additional resource with a good explanation of the W-4 form.
Alternatively, speak to a tax professional to guide you on the correct W-4 settings.
Creating or updating your W-4 withholding settings:
Follow these steps to create or update your W-4 withholding settings:
Log into ADP Workforce Now
From the top menu, select Myself > Pay > Tax Withholdings
Under Federal, select Start or Edit
Complete each step and press Next to progress
At the last stage, you'll be presented with your new W-4 and you can press Done to apply the new withholding settings
Tags: W2, W4