There are two types of Basic Payroll for QuickBooks Desktop. Let me provide them to you.
When subscribing to QuickBooks payroll, you have the option to choose between the limited and the unlimited payroll.
The limited payroll only allows you to pay up to 3 employees. While in the unlimited payroll, you can pay as many employees, but with an additional charge per employee.
Also, I suggest contacting out QuickBooks Desktop Payroll support. This way, they can provide you the details about the pricing of the payroll services.
Here's how you can contact them:
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