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Salary or Draw: How to Pay Yourself as a Business Owner

As a business owner, you can choose to pay yourself a salary, take owner draws from your business- or both. Learn why this decision has a big impact on your personal tax liability and your ability to manage the business moving forward. Use these tips to pay yourself a salary or a draw.

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Salary or Draw: How to Pay Yourself as a Business Owner

As a business owner, you can choose to pay yourself a salary, take owner draws from your business- or both. Learn why this decision has a big impact on your personal tax liability and your ability to manage the business moving forward. Use these tips to pay yourself a salary or a draw.

Celebrating family business payroll managers for National Payroll Week

We celebrated National Payroll Week with the family of Cobblestone Construction. We talked about the challenges of managing payroll and the reward of working with family.

What happens if you can't make payroll? 11 steps to take to get your employees paid

Few things are more stressful for an employer than the fear of missing payroll. Use these 11 steps to fix the probelm.

DIY accounting: how to calculate payroll

Manage payroll accurately and efficiently. Learn how to calculate gross wages, taxes, and benefits.

Employee Compensation and Benefits: The Complete Guide

Get the definitive guide to employee compensation packages and benefits in this comprehensive QuickBooks resource written by payroll expert Katey Maddux.

Tip pooling, tip pool laws, and how to create a policy that works for your business

Is tip pooling right for your business? What are the laws? How do you create a winnin policy? Here’s everything an employer need to know.

Managing payroll in professional services, retail & construction

Managing payroll is vital to the ongoing success of your business, but payroll laws can be confusing, particularly if you are in the professional services, retail or construction industry. This guide will help you navigate through payroll while staying compliant.

How to Calculate Payroll for Tipped Employees - Step by Step

Running payroll can be a daunting task for small businesses--especially businesses with tipped employees. Use this guide to learn if you’re eligible for tip credits and how to payroll for tipped employees.

More Hiring Predicted in 2019 by New QuickBooks Survey

Business owners and recruiters are upbeat about hiring more workers in 2019 according to a new survey from QuickBooks Payroll.

Options for Managing Payroll

QuickBooks Payroll helps small business owners manage the complexity of paying their employees, easily, securely and accurately.

What does the IRS Look For In An Audit?

Small business owners know all too well the frustrations and anxiety a tax audit can cause. There is no guaranteed way to avoid an audit, but QuickBooks sat down with some tax experts to discuss best practices to avoid and be prepared for an audit.

Hiring Your First Employee: Must-Knows & Mistakes to Avoid

Congratulations on hiring your first employee! Three entrepreneurs reveal their first hiring mistakes, and let you know what you can do to avoid them too.

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