Category Archives for "Payroll tax & Compliance"

California Minimum wages 2019

California Minimum Wage 2019

California Minimum Wage and Employment Law Changes for 2019As usual, the California legislature and various city councils had a busy year regulating the world’s fifth largest economy. Included below are both state and city minimum wage increases as well as summaries of the laws that impact the human resources function. Beginning January 1, 2019, the […]

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barbershop, beauty industry, payroll services for the beauty industry

Payroll Service for the Beauty Industry Guide

PAYROLL SERVICES FOR THE BEAUTY INDUSTRYThis comprehensive guide to payroll services for the beauty industry is designed to help owners of barbershops, nail studios, hair salons, spas and massage parlors understand the ins-and-outs of payroll​ requirements.Additionally, you can also turn to this guide for insights on setting up payroll services for small businesses for the […]

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Updated 2018 Withholding Tables Now Available

Updated 2018 Withholding Tables Now Available

​2018 Withholding Tables Now AvailableTaxpayers Could See Paycheck Changes by FebruaryThis article first appeared on the IRS website: www.irs.gov. The updated 2018 withholding tables now available. Net pay will change. WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service has released Notice 1036, which updates the income-tax withholding tables for 2018 reflecting changes made by the tax reform legislation enacted […]

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California efile and epay mandate

California efile and epay mandate

California eFile and ePay MandateIn August 2015 California Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 1245, for the California efile and epay mandate. This bill mandates the electronic submission of employment tax returns, wage reports, and payroll tax deposits with the Employment Development Department (EDD). It is expected to increase the processing time and accuracy of […]

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nanny payroll

Household Employer Payroll: The Ultimate Guide for the Household Employer

Household employer payroll: The ultimate guide for nanny tax and the household employer Nanny payroll is quite confusing and especially for the first time household employer. But why do we need to know about nanny payroll? We can all agree that finding time to balance our numerous responsibilities isn’t easy.  Between work, shuffling kids to and […]

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Employee Details

Completing Form W-2 & Box 12 Codes

Completing Form W-2 and Box 12 CodesThis article focuses on completing form W-2 and box 12 codes. Preparing W-2 forms for filing with the Social Security Administration can be tricky. This article will help:Employer seeking to fill out the forms correctly.Employee needing further information on how to fill their income tax forms (1040 tax returns) Completing […]

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IRS 1099 Compliance Enforcement Heats Up

IRS 1099 filing Compliance and the eminent pitfallsIn 2010, the IRS took an aggressive step to ratchet up its ability to enforce business compliance with annual 1099 income reporting regulations. Today I will discuss form 1099-Misc and these enforcement changes. I will also share the potential consequences for not filing these annual reports and how […]

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