FICA /'fī-kə/ abbrFederal Insurance Contributions Act

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

Federal Insurance Contribution Act.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

A federal law that imposes taxes on both employers and employees (26 U.S.C. §§ 3101-3128). Taxes paid under FICA include the Old-age, Survivors and Disability Insurance (OASDI) tax, used to fund Social Security benefits, and the Hospital Insurance tax, used to fund Medicare benefits.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • FICA — Federal Insurance Contributions Act in the US, money which is taken from your pay by the government to be used for ↑Social Security …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • FICA — [fī′kə] abbrev. Federal Insurance Contributions Act …   English World dictionary

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  • FICA — noun a tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system • Hypernyms: ↑income tax * * * /fuy keuh, fee / Federal Insurance Contributions Act: U.S. government legislation under which taxes are levied for the support of …   Useful english dictionary

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  • FICA tax — Short for Federal Insurance Contributions Act tax, it is a payroll tax that incorporates the Social Security tax and Medicare tax. The FICA tax is 15.3% of an individual s earned income up to a certain limit (called the Social Security Wage Base) …   Law dictionary

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