Minnesota withholding worksheets file formats

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For payroll compliance (annually licensed)

The files for the Minnesota withholding worksheets (MW-1, MW-6, and MW-1A) are created using very specific formats and you must ensure that your format selections match those listed in the tables below.

See also: E-filing state and local payroll tax forms

MW-1 Worksheet format requirements

MW-1 format a MW-1 format b MW-1 format c

If the filing method is Internet with payment, the following rows must be included.

MW-1a format w pmt

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MW-6 Worksheet format requirements

MW-6 format

If the filing method is Internet with payment, the following rows must be included.

MW-6 format w pmt

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MW-1A Worksheet format requirements

MW-1a format

If the filing method is Internet with payment, the following rows must be included.

MW-1a format w pmt

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