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My nephew just got a 4% raise at the end of 2012

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by akapennypincher, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. Jonesee

    Jonesee

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    Not true.

    Plain and simple

    I'd you disagree, cite your source.
     
  2. FLIPPER 348

    FLIPPER 348 Bigfoot enthusiast enthusiast

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    No problem, give him my contact info via this site. BTW- You need a smarter CPA ...or at least one who knows what is going on.
     

  3. skeeter7

    skeeter7 Brass Vulture

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    Same exact thing happened to me. Got a raise in late November 2012, and after the social security increase in January 2013, I now make 3 dollars less than I made before I got the raise.
     
  4. cowboywannabe

    cowboywannabe you savvy?

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    in other words, obama raised the fica tax.

    if gas costs $4/gal last year, went down to $3/gal this year, then goes back up to $4/gal; did the gas prise rise or just go back to the normal price?
     
  5. .264 magnum

    .264 magnum CLM

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    I just re-read most of the thread and I get where you are coming from. I guess your point is that for wage earners the only .gov tax change they would see so far this year is the 2% thing. That's great and all but it's gets bad from here on out.


    ETA - and some of us are paying at a new and higher rate. I assure you I know what I'm talking about.
     
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  6. bubbatime

    bubbatime Jive Turkey!!

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    I haven't had a raise in 6 years. In fact, I've had about a 6% pay cut in that time. Luckily, my wife works for a good company and has had about 8-10% annual raises for the past 8 years.
     
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