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Hello again! :-) I just visited the IRS wesite and used the withholding calculator, which told me if I earn $108,000 and I have $13,000 contribution to a tax-deferred retirement plan, my estimated federal tax is going to be just over $19,000. Well golly-gee-willikers! I'm already at $11,052. (I also looked for the tax tables but I couldn't find them; link, anyone?) It also told me at my current rate of withholding, based on what I entered from my last paycheck, I'll have paid $6700 too much in federal taxes.

Of course, I don't wish to do that. But I work strictly on commission, and as far as I know, I am taxed at the highest earning level no matter what my W-4 says. Does anone know what I might be able to do to get some of my money before next February? (As in, getting it in my 5 remaining paychecks for this year?)

If it makes any difference, I live in California (hahaha...which means I should have the federal gov't hold a little more of my money than necessary, just so I can send that "return" directly to the state of CA when I find out I owe them money, like the past 2 years).

Again, thanks to all in advance!

Kasha <---who thinks the one saving grace in over-payment would mean I could say "told you so" to everyone who's been bothering me all year to buy a house just for the tax deduction "Or else you'll end up owing thousands of dollars next April." Told them I wouldn't, since I'm taxed at the highest levels already and I know I won't earn enough to put myself in the highest income tax bracket. :-P

Yeah, not much of a saving grace, but I take what I can get. ;-)
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