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.
The combination of running a business and your life and preparing for tax time can drive some people into a slight panic. But no need to get stressed if you are prepared. Now is the time to start organizing all documents required to file your tax return.
Like the old paraphrased saying goes: In this world, two things are certain—death and taxes. The recent federal tax overhaul changed a lot of rules, so it’s as important as ever to understand your tax obligations, including those on Social Security benefits.
As we close in on another year, we want to take the time to thank each and every one of our clients for your loyalty to not only our firm, but to our team of unique individuals. We like to believe that we are all more than just advisors and clients, but friends...some might even say family. So, from our crew to yours, we wish you and your entire staff and family a very healthy, safe and prosperous holiday season.