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# Wendy’s pay is $423.00. 19% of that is subtracted for taxes. How much is left after paying taxes?

**Solution:**

Given Wendy’s pay is $423.00 and tax is 19%

A sales tax is a consumption tax paid to a government on the sale of certain goods and services.

It gets deducted from the basic pay

We know that the total pay = original pay + tax

Given tax 19% of payment: 19% ($423.00) = $80.37

Tax in dollars = $80.37

Total pay = $423

Amount left after paying taxes is $423-$80.37 = $342.63

Hence, $34.63 is left after paying taxes.

## Wendy’s pay is $423.00. 19% of that is subtracted for taxes. How much is left after paying taxes?

**Summary:**

Wendy’s pay is $423.00. 19% of that is subtracted for taxes. Then $342.63 is left after paying taxes.

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