How often do you need to pay your employees? When you choose a paycheck frequency for your business, you need to follow state and federal payment laws. Learn about pay frequency requirements by state and federal payday laws.Read More Must-know Pay Frequency Requirements by State
Your Guide to Navigating Through Personal Use of Company Car Rules
Do your employees use company-owned or leased vehicles for personal reasons? If so, you need to know how to handle reporting personal use of company car for wage and tax purposes.Read More Your Guide to Navigating Through Personal Use of Company Car Rules
Keep It Legal: What You Need to Know About Child Labor Laws to Avoid Penalties
Hiring employees can be exciting, especially if it means your business is growing. But if you’re hiring someone under 18 years old, you need to know child labor laws. Why? Because the employment of minors carries stricter regulations than adult employment. Not to mention, ignoring child labor laws can result in penalties from the federal […]Read More Keep It Legal: What You Need to Know About Child Labor Laws to Avoid Penalties
How to Handle Pay and Employment Issues When You Hire Remote Workers
Remote work is becoming more common. If you hire remote workers who work in a different state than where your business is located, you need to know how to handle pay and employment issues.Read More How to Handle Pay and Employment Issues When You Hire Remote Workers
5 Basic Payroll Tips to Start the Year Out Right
New years are for new beginnings. And with a new year just around the corner, now’s the time to get your payroll squared away. When it comes to payroll, experienced employers and those just getting started can learn new tips to make payroll easier than ever. Read on for payroll tips to start your year […]Read More 5 Basic Payroll Tips to Start the Year Out Right
How to Convert a Worker from Contractor to Employee
At some point, you might need to convert an independent contractor to an employee.Read More How to Convert a Worker from Contractor to Employee
What’s the Difference Between Pre-tax and Post-tax Deductions?
If you provide benefits to employees, you probably wonder how to withhold wages for the benefits properly. Do you withhold the premiums and contributions before or after taxes? Can you choose to withhold however you want? Well, it depends on the benefit. So, you must understand the difference between pre-tax vs. post-tax deductions.Read More What’s the Difference Between Pre-tax and Post-tax Deductions?
The Million Dollar Question: What Are Payroll Taxes Used For?
With each payroll, you and your employees have to pay taxes. You collect and remit the money, but what are payroll taxes used for? What does the government do with that money?Read More The Million Dollar Question: What Are Payroll Taxes Used For?
Payroll Compliance Legislation and Common Mistakes
When you run payroll, you must comply with payroll and labor laws. Brush up on payroll compliance legislation and common compliance mistakes so you can accurately run payroll without fear of penalties.Read More Payroll Compliance Legislation and Common Mistakes
What Does An Income Withholding Order Mean?
In 2018, there were about 12.9 million custodial parents in the United States. Of those custodial parents, 49.4% had legal or informal child support agreements. As an employer, you might hire an employee at some point who has a child support agreement. If that happens, you might receive an income withholding order. If you do […]Read More What Does An Income Withholding Order Mean?