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Did you ever have a teacher tell you that there is no such thing as a dumb question? The concept is very familiar to most of us. Still, we find clients have questions about payroll processing they are afraid to ask out of some displaced guilt about...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
5 Tips for Better Payroll
As a service oriented company, BenefitMall strives to meet customer needs by providing a full range of payroll and benefits administration services. We offer basic packages to small businesses that still want to handle some of their own payroll...Read more
5 More Payroll Questions You Might Be Afraid to Ask
There is no question about payroll processing too trivial to ask. Your fifth grade teacher was correct when she told you that there's no such thing as a dumb question. Here at BenefitMall, we love questions. We also love providing answers. So...Read more
3 Payroll Lessons to Learn from Harvey and Irma
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have caused widespread damage that will likely take years to fully recover from. Such is the nature of natural disasters of such huge proportions. If anything good can come from these sorts of things, it can be found in...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
It's easy to make the case that the number one priority of a small business owner is to maintain profitability. Beyond profitability are the dual goals of growth and expansion. Making it all work requires having a staff of dedicated employees who...Read more
Do Not Let Receivables Interfere with Payroll
Over the years, there have been plenty of instances of companies being unable to pay their employees and eventually going out of business. It is a reality that probably occurs more often than it should. Perhaps the most frustrating thing about it is...Read more
401k safe harbor laws
Determining the right type of 401(k) plan for your business can be challenging. With so many options and so much to consider, a key decision could be whether to go with a traditional or a safe harbor plan design. This is important as your choice can...Read more