livewire516
  • Male
  • State College, PA
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

livewire516's Discussions

Declaring wages from an under the table job

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Morris Apr 12, 2012. 9 Replies

I'm in my final semester at school and I've been working in a restaurant this past for a little extra cash so I can actually afford fresh food and maybe get to go out on weekends.  I've been making…Continue

Tags: taxes

 

livewire516's Page

Latest Activity

Michael Morris replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"TBH in your position I wouldn't worry about it (I know not the right legal answer). I'd watch out for it in the future."
Apr 12, 2012
Michael Morris replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"He wouldn't meet the requirements to call himself a contractor."
Apr 12, 2012
Penelope replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"He's not a waiter. He's a food service analyst. The IRS does not have the best website. I put "payroll" into its search feature for individuals and got 0. The problem with that route is that it's not the income taxes at…"
Apr 9, 2012
Liam Strain replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"1099-misc? "
Apr 9, 2012
Sir replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"Can't you call yourself a contractor, report the income as such, and thereby have whatever taxes apply levied?  irs.gov would likely know."
Apr 9, 2012
Penelope replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"Some people are just honest that way. Some people like to always claim the moral high ground. My parents had me declare income from a cash-paying baby-sitting job when I was 18 or 19, so I could tell all my own future baby-sitters, when I was in…"
Apr 9, 2012
Penelope replied to livewire516's discussion Declaring wages from an under the table job
"Here's the thing: Paying under the table is illegal. Your employer should be paying federal, state, and local taxes on your wages (payroll taxes and some others), while you should be paying federal PAYROLL taxes, but likely not federal INCOME…"
Apr 9, 2012
livewire516 posted a discussion

Declaring wages from an under the table job

I'm in my final semester at school and I've been working in a restaurant this past for a little extra cash so I can actually afford fresh food and maybe get to go out on weekends.  I've been making probably around $50 cash a week (except during the summers, where I didn't work at the restaurant and volunteered elsewhere).Tax season is right here and I've realized that it was a stupid decision to take an under the table job.  I want to stay squeaky clean for my future job search, and even though…See More
Apr 9, 2012
livewire516 is now a member of Art of Manliness
Feb 24, 2011

Profile Information

Interests
Cars, cooking, gardening, the environment, fitness.
Books
Vagabonding
Music
Stone Temple Pilots

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Art of Manliness to add comments!

Join Art of Manliness

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Kyle Millett joined thehuhman's group
Thumbnail

AoM PhotoGroup

Alright, all of you budding and seasoned photographers out there. Here's your official AoM Group. Let's do ourselves proud, by becoming the largest group here!See More
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Carlos Lemus's group
Thumbnail

Book Group

This is a group for all those of us who enjoy a good book. In this group you can submit reviews, start discussions on specific books, or simply share what you're reading.
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined A College Student's group
Thumbnail

The Man and the Woman

This group is dedicated to provide male and female perspectives relating to men, women, and gender--its relevancy, differences, struggles, thoughts, transitions, etc.See More
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Mike Norris's group
Thumbnail

Mantiques

A place for guys to show off finds and discuss places to obtain hard to find reminders of manly days gone by.
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Raj's group
Thumbnail

History Buffs

A place for history buffs to discuss historical issues and expand the knowledge of our past. Whether your into US history, European history, African history, or any other, come join us!See More
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Michael Neal's group
Thumbnail

Comedy!

Laughter is fundamental.... Necessary for health of the body and the mind. LAUGH!
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Sasha's group
Thumbnail

WORTHLESS BANTER

A place to talk sheer utter nonsense. That way serious posts can have serious discussions. Feeling Snarky - post it here. Want to vent - let off some steam. However do please adhere to the rules of AoM.See More
4 hours ago
Kyle Millett joined Luke A Sorensen's group
Thumbnail

Norse mythology

This is a place were guys can get together and discuss Norse Mythology.
4 hours ago

© 2016   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service