The Payroll Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
Biweekly vs. Monthly Payroll: What You Need to Know
There are a few steps that go into getting payroll up and running for your small business. One of those important steps requires you to choose a payroll schedule that will determine when your employees will get paid.Read More
How to Turn a Side Hustle Into a Full-Time Small Business
In your spare time, you might have a hobby or a part-time gig that brings in extra cash or merely to spend time doing something that you really enjoy.Read More
How Much Should You Pay Your Nanny?
Once you decide to hire a nanny, it won’t be long before you start to think about how much to pay a nanny.Read More
The Top 5 Most Common Payroll Mistakes Among New Companies
When setting up payroll for your small business the first time, it’s common to feel overwhelmed and make some mistakes.Read More
Is It Illegal to Pay Employees Cash?
If you’re starting a new business or trying to support your employees during a difficult time and you’re wondering how to pay employees in the most efficient way possible, your mind may immediately jump to cash.Read More
White House Issues Guidelines for Opening Up America Again during COVID-19 Pandemic
Businesses that closed temporarily or had their operations curtailed by state governments to prevent the spread of COVID-19 have been waiting for information on when is America opening again.Read More
Guidance Updates on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
As guidance becomes available from the federal government on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, this page will be updated when information is available to help businesses gain a better understanding about the legislation and how it will be implemented.Read More
How to Set Up an Effective Telecommuting Policy
Work from home and telecommuting job opportunities are big trends that show no sign of slowing down. Today people are busier than ever and are looking for more flexibility and work-life balance.Read More
Ready…Set…Go: Beat the Clock on the Second Round of PPP Funding
Small businesses can breathe a (small) sigh of relief this afternoon with news out of Washington, D.C. that an additional round of funding has been allocated for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans.Read More
How Do I Pay My Nanny?
Before you hire a nanny, you need to understand how you’ll pay your nanny, as well as tax obligations referred to as the nanny tax.Read More
The Top 3 Things on Nanny Taxes and Payroll
The nanny tax refers to the payroll taxes, including Social Security and Medicare taxes, you will be required to withhold from your employee's paycheck as a household employer.Read More