Meet the 2019 W-4, same as the old W-4

  • October 23, 2018

Once the IRS backed off making changes to the W4, it quickly (as least for the IRS) released a second draft of the 2019 form. It certainly looks familiar, doesn’t it?...

4 tips for filing Forms 1099-MISC

  • October 15, 2018

If you’re tasked with preparing Forms 1099-MISC, now is the time to start your year-end prep. Here are 4 quick tips to help you get a handle on the 1099-MISC process...

Your complete payroll guide to disaster relief

  • September 19, 2018

Hurricane Florence has devastated the Carolinas. Other disasters are lurking out there, too. Here’s what you need to know about Hurricane Florence relief, and about...

In the payroll mailbag: August ’18

  • August 03, 2018

How do we report a long address? … How far back must corrections go? … Urban legend or not: What is the earnings suspense file? … So many Social Security cards!...

Withholding under the new W-4 regime

  • July 31, 2018

Last week we deviated from our strict payroll perspective to bring you a sneak peak of the 2018 Form 1040. And we’re sure that we’ll deviate again. After all, the...

In the Payroll Mailbag: July ’18

  • July 17, 2018

Must double time payments be included for OT purposes? ... How do signing bonuses figure into the OT rate? ... Rounding employees’ hours: What’s OK and what’s not?