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Taxes: W-2 Form Analysis

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  • Price per Classroom$2.00
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Taxes
  • Duration 15 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

Activity Description

In this informative activity, students will dive into the realm of income reporting and tax compliance as they explore the W-2 form, a crucial document in the world of personal finance. They will be presented with a sample W-2 form and will have the opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of its components.

The core objective of this activity is to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to read, comprehend, and interpret a W-2 form. They will navigate the various sections of the form, understand the income reported, deductions, and taxes withheld, and recognize the pivotal role of the W-2 form in income reporting and tax obligations.

Through a series of review questions, students will deepen their comprehension of the W-2 form's significance and its relevance in tax compliance.


This worksheet is a classroom-ready interactive and dynamic worksheet that just needs a few clicks to assign to your classroom. The worksheet is auto-scored, teachers just need to open the real-time console and monitor the student progress.

Learning Objective

The primary objectives are to teach students how to navigate the various sections of the form, understand the income reported, deductions, and taxes withheld, and grasp the significance of the W-2 form in income reporting and tax compliance.

Teacher Tips

Included with the activity, you can view the tips to clarify student's doubts or to evaluate answers (for a teacher scored worksheet).
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  • Price$2.00
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Taxes
  • Duration 15 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

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