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Social Security and Medicare Tax Withholdings


View policy pdf:Social Security and Medicare Withholdings Policy

Policy Statement 

This policy follows the University System of Georgia (USG) Business Procedures Manual except where identified in the section labelled UGA Procedures below. All employees should adhere to the full Business Procedures Manual in addition to the UGA Procedures.  

Refer to the USG Business Procedures Manual regarding Social Security and Medicare Tax Withholdings. 

UGA Procedures 

Related information 

SOP_PAY_025 Tax Balancing After Payroll, Month End, Quarter End  


Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration 

Responsible University Administrator:  Associate Vice President for Finance Division 

Policy OwnerPayroll 

Policy Contact: Debbie Kuppersmith 

Phone Number: 706-542-6931 


Date Issued: 01/01/2019

Last Reviewed/Updated: