Learn how to set up payroll in QuickBooks Desktop even without a subscription.
You can set up payroll in QuickBooks Desktop even if you choose not to subscribe to any Intuit Payroll service. Setting up QuickBooks payroll without a subscription (manual payroll) can easily be done within the program.
We show you how.
Note: If you already have an active payroll subscription, setting up manual payroll will not cancel it. You need to to cancel your payroll service.