The 2017 FUTA (Federal Unemployment Tax Act) Tax Credit has been reduced for California and the Virgin Islands resulting in higher FUTA Tax Rates for employers in those states. ..
Date : Friday, January 20, 2012
If your workforce consists of non-immigrant aliens (foreign nationals) with a F-1 Student Visa-type, those individuals are exempt from Social Security, Medicare, and Federal Unemployment (FUTA) taxes. Non-immigrant aliens with Student Visa’s are defined as being full-time students at an approved U.S. education system that can work in a work study program that furthers their academic program. ..