* State Unemployment Insurance Taxable Wage Base
State unemployment insurance taxes are based on a percentage of the taxable wages an employer pays.
The Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) requires that each state's taxable wage base must at least equal the FUTA wage base of $7,000 per employee.
Effective 1/1/16, New York State SUTA taxable wage base is $10,700 per employee. Effective 1/1/17, the NY SUTA taxable wage base is $10,900 per employee.