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    calculate net earnings: Original post by D. Laverne O'Neal of Demand Media Being self-employed offers many advantages. However, one disadvantage is self-employment tax. Self-employment tax is the equivalent of payroll withholding for employees, in that it consists of Social Security and Medicare taxes. Self-employment tax is applied to your net earnings. Whether you have one or several businesses, you must calculate net…

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