Federal Income Tax Withholding Calculator

Use this calculator to estimate the amount of money that would be withheld from your monthly pension payments for federal income tax based on the IRS' current tax tables and various tax filing options.

This Monthly Federal Tax Withholding Calculator is intended to be used as a tool to estimate your own federal tax withholding. All data presented on this page is subject to audit, verification, and recomputation, and is provided as a convenience to you. It is not meant to constitute a representation binding on SERS, and any error contained on this website is subject to correction in accordance with the State Employees' Retirement Code and the Internal Revenue Code.

Calculations are based on rates effective January 1, 2018.

If you are married but would like to withhold at the higher single rate, please refer to the calculations for the single filer in the table above.