Payroll Setup Tips for Better Job Costing

Payroll Setup Tips for Better Job Costing

If you are a contractor, landscaper, engineering firm or some other company who job costs and run payroll in QuickBooks, then you most likely want to see your labor job costed as well as materials, subcontractors, equipment and so on. There are a few changes I recommend in QuickBooks payroll instead the default settings.

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Tracking Special COVID-19 Funding and Expenses in QuickBooks

Tracking Special COVID-19 Funding and Expenses in QuickBooks

You probably thought you had your QuickBooks setup for the season but then the pandemic hit. The federal government has rolled out funding options to help businesses through this unprecedented time. It will be extremely important for you to track not only that you received the funding but that you used the funding appropriately. And if you run payroll in QuickBooks, many of you will need to track the new types of medical leave. Below are some ideas to help you setup your QuickBooks so you can track as required by the different programs.

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Save Time With Payroll Templates

Save Time With Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers, painters, remodelers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring (or will be soon), depending on the size of your business. And anyone who’s been involved with that process knows that it can be time consuming. For those of you responsible for setting up the employee in QuickBooks, the payroll template could help you save some time

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Are Your Workers Contractor or Employees

Are Your Workers Contractor or Employees

If you have workers in your business, you likely made a decision when you hired them as to whether they should be an employee or a contractor. If all you hire is employees, then you have nothing to worry about. But if you hire contractors, there may be some financial risk you may be taking that you may not know about.

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New and Improved Intuit Payroll Products

New and Improved Intuit Payroll Products

Have you looked at your payroll options recently? Although changing your payroll option can be a pain to change, it is worth evaluating from time to time to make sure you’re getting the payroll option best suited to your business needs. And since Intuit recently released some new offerings late 2019, this might be the perfect time to start evaluating!

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Save Time with Payroll Templates

Save Time with Payroll Templates

For those of you with seasonal businesses, such as landscapers, painters, remodelers and other contractors, you may find this time of year you are doing lots of hiring, depending on the size of your business. And anyone who’s been involved with that process knows that it can be time consuming. For those of you who are responsible for setting the employee up in QuickBooks, the payroll template could help you save some time

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