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Can employer claim excess social security contribution made for the employee who worked 2 different jobs? 

Situation:
I have 2 jobs with different employers: 
First job is full time role and I'm employed for whole FY17. Made $150K, SS was deducted upto $127K @ 7.3%
Second job is with consulting company and I worked with them on and off, made $$50K in that year; SS was deducted upto $50K@ 7.3%

None of these employer know if I'm working for another company. (Each job is completely unrelated and there is no conflict of interest).

I understand that I can claim refund for SS deduction for excess contributions (from the second job since I already hit the limit with first job)

Can my employer/s also claim the refund on social security since they contributed to my account? if yes which one and how they'll get notified? Would I be in situation to explain anything?
 

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No. Only your portion of the contribution will get refunded when you file your taxes.

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There is no maximum for employer contributions.  There's also no commingling between employers; each only worries about your work with them, and you get the excess refunded on your tax return since that's the only place all the numbers are brought together.

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Great! That's what I wanted to hear. Thanks guys

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This is why it is counter-productive to use an S-Corp for moonlighting income when your primary employment wages are >= the SS max wage base (2017 = $127,200) or a substantial portion of the moonlighting income when added will push you over.

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mikep5518 said:   This is why it is counter-productive to use an S-Corp for moonlighting income when your primary employment wages are >= the SS max wage base (2017 = $127,200) or a substantial portion of the moonlighting income when added will push you over.
  This makes no sense.  

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