Register for
Mississippi Payroll Taxes

CorpNet can help you register for Mississippi payroll taxes. This saves you time and money, while also making it quick and easy to pay your employees.

Mississippi Payroll Tax Registration Bundle
Starting at $199

Here’s How It Works

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We collect your information.

CorpNet will collect information about you and your business to determine your eligibility for online registration with the Mississippi Department of Revenue and the Department of Employment Security.
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We check for accuracy.

Based on the information you’ve provided, we will pre-qualify your business to ensure your account information is accurate and consistent.
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We work closely with you.

Your dedicated CorpNet agent will collect any additional information needed to successfully complete your tax registration request. Once we have all we need, we will submit your application to the state.
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We deliver!

We’ll process your order within 7-10 business days, and depending on state processing times, provide you with your Mississippi Employer Account Number and Unemployment Tax Account Number. You’ll be able to give these details to your payroll provider to help you pay your employees faster.

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Mississippi Payroll Tax FAQs

What State Payroll Taxes Does Mississippi Have?

  • Mississippi Income Tax: Mississippi has a progressive income tax rate ranging from 3% to 5%, with varying tax brackets.
  • Mississippi Unemployment Insurance Tax: Mississippi employers pay a varying unemployment tax rate of 0% to 5.4% on a taxable wage base of $14,000. New employers pay a flat tax of 1%-1.2%.

What is Mississippi’s Unemployment Insurance Tax?

Unemployment Insurance Tax (UI) is a federally-mandated, state-run program that provides temporary payments to unemployed workers whose employment status is not a result of their own actions. Mississippi’s unemployment tax is managed through the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

Am I Required to Register for Payroll Taxes in MIssissippi?

All Mississippi employers must register with the Mississippi Department of Revenue and the Department of Employment Security.

Do Mississippi Household Employees Require Payroll Registration?

Domestic help in the home is exempt from any withholding tax requirements in Mississippi. Employers are required to pay unemployment taxes.

Does Mississippi Require an Employer Payroll Tax Account Number?

Once CorpNet registers your business with the Mississippi Department of Revenue and the Department of Employment Security, you will be issued a Mississippi Employer Account Number and Unemployment Tax Account Number. Your account numbers are required for all interactions to ensure your account is accurate. You must provide your account numbers when filing returns and making deposits in all electronic and paper filings.

What Kind of Information Do I Need for Payroll Tax Registration?

  • Name and Social Security number of all responsible parties
  • Doing Business As (DBA), if applicable
  • Physical business address and mailing address
  • Business phone number
  • Valid email address (contact person and business)
  • Nine-digit federal Employer Identification Number (EIN)
  • Industry description

What if I Don’t Have an EIN?

An EIN is a Federal Tax Identification Number provided by the IRS. If you do not have an EIN already, CorpNet can obtain one for you via their FTIN service.

What if I Don’t Have a Payroll Processor?

CorpNet works with the leading payroll processors and we can connect you with our trusted partners who will pay your employees, accrue the necessary taxes, and complete the necessary payments and documentation with state and federal authorities.

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