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Old 08-26-2008, 06:33 PM
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Originally Posted by confu View Post
A friend of mine told me that we do not have to pay Social Security Tax while working on EAD. Does anybody know if this is true ?

That would be a huge plus in case its true.
Your friend may have confused 485 based EAD with F1 OPT based EAD. On F1, you do not pay SS or Medicare. On AOS based EAD, you do need to pay SS/Medicare taxes.
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