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What are payroll liabilities? Definition and types

A guide from Intuit QuickBooks to help small business owners track their payroll liabilities and to submit payments on time.

What is workers’ compensation?

Workers’ compensation protects employees from workplace injuries and illnesses. Learn more about workers’ comp and what it covers here.

Salary vs. owner's draw: How to pay yourself as a business owner

When determining how to pay yourself as a business owner, you’ll need to consider a salary vs. draw. Here’s what they are, and which one is best for you.

Federal withholding tax table

Learn what business owners should know about federal withholdings with easy-to-read tax tables.

How much does workers' compensation cost? A complete guide for business owners

Workers’ comp costs can quickly add up for small business owners. Learn how much workers’ comp costs on average with this guide from QuickBooks.

Nevada overtime laws

Stay up-to-date with Nevada’s overtime laws with our Nevada overtime guide.

What is a payroll system and how does it work?

A payroll system can save business owners a lot of time and trouble. Read this article to learn what a payroll system is and why it’s so important.

How to choose a payroll provider in 2021

It’s important to choose the right payroll provider for your company. Use this guide to find a payroll service that meets your most pressing business needs.

Payroll service options

What’s the best payroll service for your business? Learn more about payroll service options with this guide from Intuit QuickBooks.

What is payroll accounting? A guide for small business owners

The purpose of payroll accounting is to keep track of employee compensation and related payroll costs. Recording these costs can give small business owners an accurate picture of their expenses.

What is Certified Payroll? Requirements and FAQ

Certified payroll is a federal payroll report. Government contractors submit federal Form WH-347 weekly to the agency overseeing the government contract. The form lists every employee, their wages, their benefits, the type of work they did, and the hours they worked. It also shows withholdings and gross wages and includes a statement of compliance.

What’s the difference between a 1099 and a W-2?

1099s and W-2s are the tax forms used to report wages and taxes withheld for different workers. It's important to know the difference for a few reasons.

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