The Payroll Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
Ready for Your Close-up? GlamourGals Opens the Door to Seniors in Isolation.
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin, social entrepreneur Rachel Doyle, owner of GlamourGals, merges makeovers and service to bring joy to isolated seniors. Listen to the episode.Read More
Roasting High-Quality Coffee and Serving the Post-Prison Population with Pete Leonard.
In this season 1 episode of Back of the Napkin , Pete Leonard, owner of I Have A Bean Coffee Co in Wheaton, IL, shares how a trip to Brazil and a smoke-filled backyard started an obsession for roasting coffee, and how a personal experience changed his perspective on the post-prison population.Read More
Does Salary Impact Employee Engagement?
“Money can’t buy happiness.” Researchers have spent a lot of time understanding how money affects people, and at what point will they be happy.Read More
Understanding Employee Engagement
Employee engagement is one of the keys to business success. Studies have shown that engaged employees produce higher quality work, treat customers better, and are more likely to stay at their jobs and continue to grow and deliver those strong business results.Read More
Employee Retention Tax Credit Extended to End of 2021 by American Rescue Plan Act
In the past 12 months, beginning in April 2020 with the enactment of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC) provision has been impacted by two other laws.Read More
5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund
While filing taxes can be a painful, time-consuming task, one thing that people don’t get mad about during tax season is receiving a refund.Read More
President Signs $1.9 Trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
With the signing of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 by President Biden on March 11, 2021, many provisions from previously enacted stimulus legislation during the COVID-19 pandemic will be impacted.Read More
What is FICA Tax? (And Why Do I Have it on My Paycheck?)
The Federal Insurance Contribution Act, introduced in the 1930s, requires employers and employees to contribute to Medicare and Social Security programs. Commonly referred to as FICA, these taxes are automatically deducted from employee paychecks and matched by employers.Read More
SurePayroll Recognized for Customer Service Excellence in Financial Services with 12th Consecutive Stevie® Award
The small business payroll services provider earns a silver award for its U.S.-based contact center.Read More
How to Plan a Wedding in 5 Minutes with Pyaari Weddings
Manali Shah and Raj Kamaria are shaking things up in the wedding industry with their business Pyaari Weddings.Read More
Expiration Date …What’s That? A BOTN Friday Fail with Maria Erna.
In this season 1 episode of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails , Maria Erna, owner of WaG Grooming Salon and Spa, a holistic dog spa in Salem, New Hampshire, shares an early failure due to a missing coupon expiration date, and recalls a fight for M&Ms.Read More