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Title: I, Payroll/Personnel Manual
Chapter: 28, Section 2, Tax Formulas (TAXES)
Bulletin: TAXES 11-26, Michigan Cities Income Tax Withholding
Date: May 4, 2011
To: Subscribers of Tax Bulletins

Beginning with wages paid for Pay Period 12, 2011, the National Finance Center (NFC) will add the flexible spending account (health care and dependent care deductions) to the Michigan Cities income tax formula.

No action on the part of the employee or the personnel office is necessary.

To view the updated tax formula, go to NFC's Home Page ( and click the Publications link at the top of the page. At the Publications page right-hand menu, click Tax Formulas and select the appropriate state from the map provided. Changes to the tax formula are identified by "Left Arrow Right Arrow."

For questions about NFC processing, contact the Payroll/Personnel Call Center (Option 3, then Option 1) at 1-800-981-3026 or EmpowHR Help Desk at 1-888-367-6955.


/s/ Gary Millet for
RANDY L. SPEED, Director
Government Employees Services Division