If supplemental wages are paid at the same time as regular wages, , the income tax to be withheld should be determined as if the total of the supplemental and regular wages was a single wage payment for the regular payroll period.
Withholding and Income Tax Tables and Employer Instructions: https://www.dor.ms.gov/Forms/with_89700.pdf
State Unemployment Insurance (SUI)
Rates range from 0.2% to 5.4%. New employers are assigned a rate of 0.1% for the first year, 1.10% for the second year, and 1.20% for the third year and subsequent years until employer is eligible for a modification.
Mississippi has no provisions regarding termination pay.
New Hire Filing
Within 15 days of hiring, rehiring, or returning to work.
Reporting by mail
New hire reporting form
P.O. Box 23094
Jackson, MS 39225
New employer registration
Department of Employment Security: https://mdes.ms.gov/employers/online-services-for-employers/
Secretary of State: https://corp.sos.ms.gov/corp/portal/c/page/corpNewFilings/portal.aspx
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