This usually happens when the wages are very small.
For example, in 2004, a married person with two exemptions making $13,000
will not have any Federal Withholding.
This can also happen if you selected "Don't Withhold" as the
employee's filing status in the Taxes section of the employee's record.
(For information on changing this setting, see
Changing payroll information for an
If you think this is an error, you can take steps to correct it. See
Fixing underwithheld taxes.
Why are federal and state withholding
calculations in QuickBooks different than the printed wage bracket
What to do if the paycheck appears to