Education & Certification


How Section 218 and Other Exemptions Impact Social Security and Medicare Tax Withholding

Date :
1:00PM-2:30PM EST
Delivery Method :
Price :
RCHs :
1.5 Units
Product Code: 211020PL

Event Details

Government/public sector employees have always been treated differently with respect to their coverage under the social security and Medicare programs due to the prevalence of public employee retirement systems. However, most state and local governments have covered the services of all or most of their employees under Section 218 of the Social Security Act, but exclusions are available.

During this webinar, you will learn the:

  • Background and definitions of Section 218 agreements
  • Mandatory social security and Medicare coverage
  • Mandatory Medicare coverage
  • Exceptions and reporting requirements

Credit Information

Earn 1.5 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), 0.15 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 1.5 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits when attending this webinar. Program Level: Overview, Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based. No advanced preparation or prerequisites required, Field of Study: Taxes