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Payroll Management: Outsourcing vs. In-House Payroll

From the moment small business owners hire their first employee, they must start thinking about how they should handle the payroll. Payroll management poses a variety of challenges for small businesses: from initial setup through payment distribution – and everything … Continue reading

Draws and Distributions – Who’s on first, what’s on second!

In a previous post, we discussed how a business owner could be paid based on the type of entity established as well as the resultant business tax return. Do you know the difference between Draws and Distributions? In this post … Continue reading

Payroll Management Systems Guide

Payroll is defined as 1) a paymaster’s or employer’s list of those entitled to pay and of the amounts due to each, and 2) the total amount of money that a company pays to all of its employees. Beyond just an … Continue reading

I Am A Small Business Owner, Now How Do I Get Paid?

Simple answer, it depends. How a small business owner is paid is based on the type of entity or the business tax return that you establish. First of all, the IRS has certain defaults – for example a single-owner LLC … Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Payroll Taxes

time to expand you business team is an important decision to weigh. As you look at what being an employer entails, it’s critical you understand payroll taxes. Some payroll taxes are withheld from your employees’ wages. Others you are responsible … Continue reading

In-House or Outsourced? How to choose a payroll system that works for you

When it comes to managing payroll, business owners have various options. Payroll can be difficult to tackle on your own, so looking for additional help is expected. So where do you begin? One question business owners may find themselves asking … Continue reading

Contractor vs. Employee – What the Difference Means for Your Business

Your business is growing, and you need more manpower to keep things running smoothly. There are two ways you can go about this: contracting work out, or hiring an employee. Depending on the work you need done, your only legal … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 – 2013 Business Filing Deadlines

January 31, 2013 – 2013 Business Filing Deadlines Form 941 for 4Q 2012: Employer’s QUARTERLY Federal Tax Return Form 940 for 2012: Employer’s ANNUAL Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Return Form OQ for 4Q 2012:  Oregon Combined Payroll Tax Report (or … Continue reading

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