Learn how to pay employees on time with direct deposit.
With payroll, you can pay employees on time by submitting your payroll on the right day. Make sure you understand when to submit payroll and the lead time of your payroll service.
Understanding lead times and your payroll submission days
Lead times, or sometimes called funding times, and payroll submission dates are something we’ll talk about a lot as we discuss direct deposit. So let’s make sure we know what these both mean.
Lead time is the span of time between the day you submit your payroll and the day your employees receive their direct deposits.
Payroll submission day is the day of the week that you submit your payroll.
Your lead time will determine what your payroll submission day will be.
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Be sure you have funds in your account to cover the payroll on the day it’s submitted. Keep in mind, Intuit won’t process your payroll on weekends or on state or federal holidays.