Frequently Asked Questions
What is the current mileage rate?
67 cents per mile
What is the Social Security Wage Base?
The taxable wage base for Social Security in 2024 is $168,600.
What forms do I need to fill out for a new employee?
You will need to fill out Form W-4, CT W-4 and I-9. You can find these forms by clicking on the links provided. You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer in order to access these files. You can download it by clicking on the link above. The forms can also be obtained by calling our office.
How do I apply for a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)?
What about a State of Connecticut identification number?
To obtain an FEIN you will need to fill out Form SS-4 Application for Employer Identification Number. Follow the instructions for filing. You can obtain your FEIN online from the IRS website (www.irs.gov/smallbiz). There are many options to get your FEIN by phone, fax or mail.
To register for a State of Connecticut business tax number, all new businesses must complete Form Reg-1 Business Taxes Registration Application online using myconneCT. For any other tax types, you need to first complete the REG-1 electronically, then submit to DRS the applicable addendum.