John Waits owns a small shop with two employees. For one payroll period the total withholding tax for all employees was $ 1723 .
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John Waits owns a small shop with two employees. For one payroll period the total withholding tax

for all employees was ​$1723

.

The total​ employees' Social Security tax was

​$177


and the total​ employer's Social Security tax was

​$258

.

The total​ employees' Medicare tax was

​$111


How much must John deposit as the​ employer's share of Social Security tax and Medicare​ tax? What is the total tax that must be​ deposited?

John must deposit $ as the​ employer's share of Social Security tax and Medicare tax



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To find how much John must deposit as the​ employer's share of Social Security and​ Medicare, add the​ employer's share of Security and Medicare tax. Note that the employer must match the​ employees' Medicare tax.

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