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The Small Business Beginner's Guide to Payroll

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Caitlin Carragee

Small Business Beginner's Guide to Payroll document

As a small business owner, you might not think of payroll as something to celebrate—but it is a necessary and important part of running your business.  

Adding new employees is a critical step in most small business growth, and ensuring employees are paid according to your employment agreement, on time, and in compliance with federal, state, and local tax and regulatory compliance will help you sustain your business growth. But we realize that payroll is not a simple task for many small business owners, especially when you look at everything else on your plate. 

That’s why we’ve created The Small Business Beginner's Guide to Payroll. Download this free ebook to learn some helpful tips as well as some pitfalls to avoid. 

Some of the key things you can expect to learn about are: 

  • What information you need to run a payroll 
  • The differences between exempt and non-exempt employees 
  • Various payroll taxes and how to calculate them 

To further set you up for success, we also include some links to additional small business payroll resources.  

Download the eBook today so you can spend less time focused on payroll and more time focused on why you got into business in the first place. 

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