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Reading a Pay Stub


Did you know that every paycheck tells a story?  It explains how much you’ve earned, how much you pay in taxes, and a whole lot more. 

In this lesson you will:
  • Define words commonly found on pay stubs
  • Practice reading a pay stub for information about income and deductions
  • Calculate gross pay, net pay, and the percentage of income that goes to taxes and other deductions
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