For proper Missouri tax withholding, the Annual Standard Deduction amount and the Annual Personal Exemption amount must be added together and entered in the next to last field in each employee's record.
The Annual Standard Deduction and Annual Personal Exemption amounts can be found for Missouri on page 12 of the Missouri website http://dor.mo.gov/forms/4282_2017.pdf.
The Annual Standard Deduction Amount is shown below:
Single - $6350
Married (both spouses working) - $6350
Married (one spouse working) - $12700
Head of Household - $9350
The Annual Personal Exemption Amount is shown below:
Single - $2100
Married (both spouses working) - $2100
Married (one spouse working) - $4200
Head of Household - $3500
The Dependent Exemption Allowance amount is in the TKT Payroll Missouri Tax Table. The number of Dependents should be entered in the field to the right of "State Tax Allowances...." in the employee's record.