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What Are Payroll Deductions?

Patriot Software

What are payroll deductions? What are payroll deductions? Payroll deductions are […] READ MORE. PayrollYou know there are deductions to take out of your employees’ paychecks. But, are they pre-tax vs. post-tax deductions?

Small Market Buyer's Guide

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Buying Payroll & HR Technology challenges you to examine your current processes and provides a plan for getting back to what really matters, running your business.

Tips for Outsourcing Your Payroll


Tips for Outsourcing Your Payroll. Tips for Outsourcing Your Payroll. For small business owners, managing payroll can be a costly endeavor. When payroll is handled in-house, you need the appropriate software to support the job, an employee who has hours to dedicate to the process each week, and a keen understanding of tax laws and employer obligations. Aside from the pure amount of time and money put into payroll each week, there are less tangible costs as well.

Biweekly vs. Semimonthly Payroll

Patriot Software

Your pay frequency determines how often you process payroll and when employees receive their paychecks. Knowing the difference between biweekly vs. semimonthly payroll can prevent financial setbacks, keep your business legally […] READ MORE. Payroll

Applying the Research Credit Against Payroll Taxes


Subject to limits, you can elect to apply all or some of any research tax credits that you earn against your payroll taxes instead of your income tax. This payroll tax election may influence some businesses to undertake or increase their research activities.

Ghost Employees and Other Payroll Scams


Ghost employees and other payroll scams are trouble for employers. They may be just as fictional as the paranormal activities in your favorite scary book or movie, but if you have ghost employees on your payroll, you have fraud.

Rescue Your Business With a Payroll Audit

Patriot Software

Running payroll accurately is arguably one of your most critical employer responsibilities. But even if you use a reliable payroll processing system, there’s room for user error. Payroll

Power Up Your Construction Company Payroll Processes

Randal DeHart

Payroll is one of those things that starts quite simple. Payroll Loan Payroll Processing Payroll Tax Payroll Options Construction Bookkeeping And Accounting Contractor Tips Payroll For Construction Contractors

7 Ways to Manage a Talent Shortage

In this whitepaper, Paycor examines the top 7 things you can do to out-maneuver your competition and win the war for talent in the coming months.

9 IRS Payroll Forms for Small Business

Patriot Software

As an employer, one of the biggest responsibilities you have is knowing which payroll forms to fill out. Learn which IRS payroll forms your small business must file, due dates, and where to send each form. Payroll

Unpaid payroll taxes Help – Los Angeles, CA local representation firm


According to the most up-to-date US Tax Code, all US-based business employers are required to file employment 941 / 940 Payroll Tax forms with the IRS every quarter and year-end at a prescribed date. What is Employment 941 Payroll Tax and who is responsible to the IRS for this tax?

Using Bitcoin Payroll: Is It Worth It?

Patriot Software

And, Is there such a thing as bitcoin payroll? PayrollAs businesses evolve, so do different types of payment methods for employees. You have most likely heard of bitcoin or cryptocurrency while watching the news, reading a newspaper, or searching the internet.

For Payroll Adjustments, There’s Retro Pay

Patriot Software

Sometimes, payroll mistakes happen. PayrollIf you pay an employee less money than you should have during a pay period, you owe them retro pay. What is retro pay? What is retro pay?

Planning for the Worst: Disaster Recovery Payroll

Patriot Software

PayrollAs a small business owner, you have to hope for the best and prepare for the worst. One of the worst things that can happen to your small business is a natural disaster. You may be required to pay employees even if they aren’t working during or after a disaster.

The CFO Playbook: 10 Metrics to Transform Your HR Team

CFOs are losing faith in HR’s ability to solve problems with data. Discover the metrics your HR team needs to measure to become more data-driven.

Should Payroll be outsourced?


As an employer you will have many responsibilities and the question of whether you should outsource your payroll may have crossed your mind. At first glance it seems that payroll is a simple task that you can handle without help. Benefits of Outsourcing your payroll.

What Are Post-tax Deductions From Payroll?

Patriot Software

You also need to subtract deductions from payroll. Deductions include taxes, pre-tax deductions, and post-tax deductions from payroll. PayrollYou will deduct post-tax deductions after you withhold pre-tax deductions and taxes.

Why Is Payroll History Important to Your Business?

Patriot Software

Do you know what payroll history is? It’s important payroll information that can help you avoid errors and maintain your business records. Learn more about payroll history and why it’s important to your business. What is payroll history? Payroll

How Small Businesses Can Fight Payroll Fraud Schemes

Patriot Software

On average, instances of payroll fraud last approximately 36 months, wreaking complete havoc on the organization. What systems do you have in place to protect your company against payroll fraud? PayrollFraudulent activity can be difficult to detect.

The HR Playbook: 10 Metrics That Prove the Value of HR

The most successful HR teams map people management metrics to business outcomes. Discover the critical metrics that matter to your C-suite so they can see HR in a new light.

OnPay – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

The second in our Payroll & Benefits mini-series is OnPay—featuring everything a business needs in an online payroll platform, which also offers HRS and benefits

Payroll Tax Resolution – How to Resolve Payroll 941/940 Tax Problems


It doesn’t matter whether you think you’re above the law, whether you make a mistake, whether you fail to file on time, or anything else for that matter, if you’re needing payroll tax resolution and are on the IRS’ radar they will come for you one way or another and get what they feel they are owed.

Payroll tech solves three key accountancy problems

Accounting Insight

How can they best take advantage of developments in payroll technology to assist their clients? Automation – A cloud payroll system should automate most of the manual checks required in the payroll process, so that accountants are focused on processing “payroll by exception”.

ADP – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

First in our Payroll and Benefits Software/Apps mini-series is ADP. From basic payroll to a full suite of HR tools, it offers services most small- to medium-sized businesses need

Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

How to Pay Payroll Taxes: A Step-by-step Guide

Patriot Software

There are a lot of things to keep track of as a business owner, with payroll taxes being one of them. The IRS requires you to withhold payroll taxes on your employees’ earnings and also contribute payroll taxes. Payroll

401GO – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

Payroll are not the only apps we're covering in our Payroll & Benefits miniseries. That's why our first Benefits feature is 401GO, whose self-declared mission is to ensure every American is retirement ready

Patriot Payroll, Time & HR – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

If you've ever listened to business radio very long, you most likely have heard ads for Patriot Payroll. Along with payroll and integration with QuickBooks and QuickBooks Time, it offers time-keeping and HR

The Million Dollar Question: What Are Payroll Taxes Used For?

Patriot Software

With each payroll, you and your employees have to pay taxes. You collect and remit the money, but what are payroll taxes used for? PayrollWhat does the government do with that money? If you’re curious, read on.

The Emerging Spend Management Sector: Simplifying Your Accounting Processes

Speaker: Spencer Falbo, Principal at Kong Basile Consulting

In this webinar, Spencer Falbo, principal at Kong Basile Consulting will teach you how Spend Management can help to automate many of your processes, making your job as an accountant more efficient.

Gusto Payroll & HR Platform – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

Gusto is empowering SMBs to put its people first with modern payroll, benefits, and more. Most Gusto customers say it's easier and less time-consuming than other payroll solutions. It also works with QuickBooks

The 411 on How to Run Restaurant Payroll

Patriot Software

When you have a restaurant business, there can be a lot that goes into payroll. From learning tip requirements to setting up a restaurant payroll solution, we’re here to help you become a pro at handling restaurant payroll. Payroll

Bimonthly Payroll: A Rare Unicorn, Is it Even Legal, and More

Patriot Software

There are a number of popular options, like weekly payroll, and some that are a little more out there, like bimonthly payroll. Have you ever heard of bimonthly payroll? PayrollYou’re trying to figure out a decent pay frequency for your business.

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Errors in Posting Payroll


Almost every business has some sort of payroll to pay their employees. Payroll can become much more complicated than some assume and it often has a substantial impact on financial results. This typically happens in at least 2 withdrawals; net pay and payroll taxes.

How Long to Keep Payroll Records (+ Who Wants ‘Em)

Patriot Software

You’re required to retain payroll records, sometimes for up to four years. PayrollYour to-do list as a business owner seems to get longer every day. There’s one more item you’ll have to check off—and this one is part of federal law.

How to Do Payroll: Your Step-by-step Guide on Paying Employees

Patriot Software

If you’re becoming an employer or already have employees, you must learn how to do payroll. Handling payroll is an important employer responsibility with many steps. Payroll

WholesalePayroll – A Payroll & Benefits Synopsis

Intuitive Accountant

WholesalePayroll is a different way to think about payroll. It's a product you can brand with your own identity, even a solution you can embed—an opportunity you should consider exploring

What Is a Tax Gross up for Payroll?

Patriot Software

PayrollThere might be a time you want to pay an employee a specific amount. But once you factor in taxes, that amount gets smaller. So how can you give an employee a certain net pay? Gross up for taxes. What is a gross up?

Reevaluating Your Payroll Processing Procedures: How to Know When It’s Time for a Change

Patriot Software

One process that many businesses struggle with is payroll. If your process is making you suffer, it’s time to switch things up by reevaluating your payroll process procedures. Payroll […] READ MORE. Payroll

Not Knowing Legal vs. Illegal Payroll Deductions Can Cost You Big Time

Patriot Software

Part of being an employer means running payroll. And chances are, you probably have to deal with a few types of payroll deductions, like 401(k) or health insurance, when paying employees. Payroll

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