Acquaint yourself with crucial documents you may inevitably encounter in the working world.
—You'll probably fill out this Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate when you start a new job
to determine how much you want withheld from your paycheck for taxes.
—You should receive this Wage and Tax Statement from your employer in electronic or paper form. Use it to file your federal and state income tax
—Your financial institution will send this to you if you've earned interest, sold an investment or received dividends during the tax year.
—Whether you get a paper or electronic statement each pay period, you should make sure it's accurate.
The information on this website is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for specific individualized tax, legal or investment planning advice. Where specific advice is necessary or appropriate, consult with a qualified tax advisor, CPA, financial planner or investment manager.