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Health insurance for 1 shareholder in S Corp gets added to wages, are the health insurance premiums subject to social security and medicare tax?

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last updated ‎December 06, 2019 7:41 PM

I have added the health insurance premiums to the W2 for the 1 shareholder in S Corp.  I know in the past no social security tax or medicare tax was required.  is it now required under new tax law 2018?

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last updated ‎December 06, 2019 7:41 PM

They are added to Social Security and Medicare only if health insurance isn't offered to other employees. 

ex-AllStar, ex-Lutefisk taste taster, ex-ACME product tester
and ex marks the spot where those rocks and anvils hit me.

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last updated ‎December 06, 2019 7:41 PM

They are added to Social Security and Medicare only if health insurance isn't offered to other employees. 

ex-AllStar, ex-Lutefisk taste taster, ex-ACME product tester
and ex marks the spot where those rocks and anvils hit me.

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