Blog Posts in Tax Compliance

Expect These Tax Overhaul Questions from Employees
Tax and payroll experts have been saying that February and March would be the time employees began asking questions about the GOP tax overhaul. If your payroll department has not started getting questions yet, buckle up. You should start fielding...Read more
What to Do If Your Company Received IRS Letter 226J
Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance remains a requirement for qualifying employers irrespective of the repeal of the individual mandate. More importantly, the repeal of the individual mandate does not repeal the employer mandate. ACA regulations...Read more
Notable 2018 Tax Due Dates for the Payroll Department
It is beginning to look a lot like tax time for America's businesses. With the end of every calendar year and the start of a new one comes the responsibility of making sure numerous tax forms are filed accurately and on time. And make no mistake;...Read more
Holiday Tipping: A Quick Restaurant Payroll Reminder
The busy holiday season generally means more business for restaurants. Things are so busy in some restaurants that servers and bartenders can earn more tip income this time of year than at any other. As a payroll service provider with specialized...Read more
What to Do about Those Pesky Extra Pay Periods
If your company pays biweekly, you will end the 2017 calendar year with an extra pay period. In other words, your employees will have been paid 27 times this year rather than the typical 26. No, this is not a scam. It is really just an optical...Read more
The Pesky 1099-MISC for Independent Contractors
If you are a regular reader of our blog, you know we frequently address the question of employee classification. We will not go through that again here, but we do want to touch on the pesky 1099-MISC form. This is the form used to report income paid...Read more
A Reminder About Per Diem Payments
You may have heard that the IRS recently released per diem rates for 2017-2018. These new rates are effective from October 1 through September 30 of 2018. In light of the new rates, we thought it might be wise to publish a reminder to our clients...Read more
TFRP: What It Is and What You Need to Know About It
Imagine being a partner in a business that employs several dozen people. You have a competent payroll team that works alongside a payroll services provider to process payroll and ensure that taxes are withheld and paid. Everything is moving along...Read more
Year-End is Coming - Begin Preparing NOW!
The end of summer and the start of new routines means getting back into the swing of things. It means the start of football, the beginning of a new school year, and weather that will gradually be getting colder and nights that will be getting...Read more
Calculations
The concept of correctly calculating payroll costs is something that frequently comes up when our sales team is working with a new customer. As surprising as it sounds, small businesses often underestimate their payroll costs because they do not...Read more