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May 2022 Business Due Dates

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May 2 - Social Security, Medicare and Withheld Income Tax 


File Form 941 for the first quarter of 2022. Deposit or pay any undeposited tax under the accuracy of deposit rules. If your tax liability is less than $2,500, you can pay it in full with a timely filed return. If you deposited the tax for the quarter in full and on time, you have until May 10 to file the return.



May 2 - Federal Unemployment Tax 

Deposit the tax owed through March if it is more than $500.

May 10 - Social Security, Medicare and Withheld Income Tax 


File Form 941 for the first quarter of 2022. This due date applies only if you deposited the tax for the quarter in full and on time. 

May 16 - Employer’s Monthly Deposit Due


If you are an employer and the monthly deposit rules apply, May 16 is the due date for you to make your deposit of Social Security, Medicare, and withheld income tax for April 2022. This is also the due date for the non-payroll withholding deposit for April 2022 if the monthly deposit rule applies.