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I am a sole proprieter with four employees. I recently began offering a 401k savings plan for my employees and myself, but I'm the only one who has taken advantage so far. I do payroll through a third party service, so I'm not sure how to enter my own 401k contributions in Quickbooks. Would it be equity? Please help! Thanks.

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There are 4 types of "401(k)" plans. You need to know which you have established:


Then, you can read the IRS guidance on how to calculate your own participation, per specific plan:


Or, just ask your own CPA for help.

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