- Go to the Lists menu, then select Payroll Item List.
- Double-click on the Workers Compensation item. This will bring up an Edit Payroll Item window.
- Select Next.
- To ensure that Workers Compensation will track by class, select Track Expenses By Job.
- Select Next, then Finish.
If you want to set up QuickBooks Desktop to calculate, track, and remit Washington L&I tax, see Set up a payroll item for Washington's Labor and Industries (L&I) tax for more information.
If you would like to set up pay-as-you-go Workers Compensation payments for your company file, use WCPS: Workers Comp Payment Service General Information.