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However you go about adjusting your withholding, a sanity check would be to take that $1000 you owed and divide it by the number of paychecks you get each year. That is about how much your withholding needs to increase.

Ditto for the state, except the change would be a decrease.

In either case, I am assuming everything else remains pretty constant - no significant raises, job changes, new (or lost) sources of income, changes in your deductions, new family members or kids becoming independent.

--Peter
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