The Payroll Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
Master the ABC’s of Household Payroll Before Hiring a Summer or Return-to-Office Nanny
While the kids gear up to frolic in the pool, catch bugs in a jar, climb trees and more, many parents are packing their briefcase or lunch bucket to head back to the workplace after contributing remotely during the pandemic. But what to do with the kids? Hiring a nanny for the summer and beyond is one solution parents may find simplifies their transition back to work.Read More
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for … Gelato?
Jon Snyder, iI laboratorio gelato owner, shares his life-long entrepreneurial ice cream journey and describes the difference between ice cream and gelato.Read More
Payroll Training Expert Cory Hershman Offers Tips to Avoid Small Business Payroll Mistakes
Cory Hershman, online payroll training expert, reveals common small business payroll mistakes and shares her thoughts on whether you want to mess with the IRS.Read More
New York to Offer $800M Grant Program to Help Small and Micro-Businesses Recover from COVID-19 Pandemic
New York to Offer $800M Grant Program to Help Small and Micro-Businesses Recover from COVID-19 PandemicRead More
Sip a Moment to be Mindful with Aisha Chottani
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin, Aisha Chottani, founder of Moment, a flavored water formulated and packaged to inspire mindful moments, discusses the origins of her company and how she took a dip in the Shark Tank.Read More
A Taste for Rapid Expansion Serves Up Valuable Lessons Learned for Hiran Patel.
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails, Hiran Patel, owner of Naansense Indian restaurants in Chicago, discusses the issues he encountered when expanding to a second location and the wisdom gained from failure. Listen to the episode.Read More
Hiran Patel Turns Passion for Indian Cooking Into Naansense
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin , Hiran Patel, owner of NaanSense Indian restaurants in Chicago, discusses how he turned his passion into a successful restaurant business, and the challenges he faced as he transitioned to a new profession. Listen to the episode.Read More
Application Process for Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program Set to Reopen
The Shuttered Venue Operator Grant program has allocated $16 billion to businesses such as live venues, theaters, museums and other organizations that had to remained close through much of the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More
Using Payroll to Drive Growth and Stay Competitive
To say that 2020 was a revelatory year is an understatement. Over the course of the year, many accounting firms were put in a position they weren't quite prepared for; they were suddenly being bombarded with questions pertaining to COVID-19 legislation, PPP loan preparation, and other tasks that were very different from their typical service offerings.Read More
‘Thank You’s’ Do Go Out of Style.
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails , Rachel Doyle, social entrepreneur, CEO and founder of GlamourGals, shares an early failure due to inexperience writing thank you notes.Read More
COBRA Continuation Coverage to be Subsidized 100% for Qualified Individuals Under American Rescue Plan
Under the American Rescue Plan Act, eligible individuals who have lost employer-sponsored health insurance after involuntary job loss or because of reduced hours will have COBRA continuation coverage subsidized 100 percent for a specified time period.Read More