Withholding requirements

Employees must fill out Form MI W-4.

Supplemental rate

Payments made separately from regular payroll should be taxed 4.25% without adjustment exemptions.

State Unemployment Insurance (SUI)

Wage base



0.06% – 10.3%.

New employers use a rate of 2.7%.


Minimum wage


Termination Pay

After an employee is terminated, they must receive their pay on the next payday.

More information

New Hire Filing

Reporting deadline

Within 20 days of employee hiring.

Reporting by mail

Michigan New Hires Operation Center
P.O. Box 85010
Lansing, MI 48908-5010

New hire reporting form

Child Support

More information

Coupons and payments can be mailed to:

Michigan State Disbursement Unit
P.O. Box 30350
Lansing, Michigan 48909-7850


New employer registration

Local taxes

Albion, Battle Creek, Big Rapids, Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, Grayling, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Hudson, Ionia, Jackson, Lansing, Lapeer, Muskegon, Muskegon Heights, Pontiac, Port Huron, Portland, Saginaw, Springfield, and Walker

Reciprocal states

Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, Ohio, andWisconsin

Disability insurance


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