October 12, 2016
Once your business reaches the point of having at least one employee, you need to pay close attention to the details of payroll compliance—especially payroll taxes such as the withholding of federal and state income taxes and FICA (Federal Insurance Contributions Act) tax from employees’ wages. You also need to pay the employer share of FICA tax and federal and state unemployment taxes.
Payroll is an area of your business where it is essential to be proactive about remaining current and compliant. Doing so can save you a lot of pain by avoiding penalties for mistakes and late payments, so use these tips to ensure your payroll is as close to perfect as possible:
If you have questions about payroll compliance and taxes, please contact our firm for assistance.
BOSS is the answer to your back office headaches. Our cloud-based solution enables you to hand complex accounting tasks over to us. We work the numbers while providing you 24/7 access to your data—and all at a fixed, affordable monthly fee.
We can all get caught up in the day…meetings, calls, texts, emails and the myriad of other workday demands that pile up quickly and can create unwanted stress.
Kevin Tomas is a CPA – Senior Manager at Greene Finney, LLP. He specializes in managing and supervising back office support system (BOSS) and his specialty lies in working with government and nonprofit entities. Kevin went to Bob Jones University and graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Accounting. When he’s not working in the office, Kevin enjoys spending time with his family and hiking. Here are some other interesting thoughts and experiences he’s shared to introduce himself on a more personal level.
Labor Day is upon us—a popular holiday that is dedicated to the millions of women and men who keep this country going strong. For many, it also means that it’s time to break out the grill for that big end-of-summer celebration. And because most of us aren’t Grill Masters, this is a good time for a refresh on some basic grilling safety tips to keep everyone safe and the party going.