QuickBooks Payroll Bulletin



QuickBooks Payroll Bulletin

December 2009

Articles

Help When You Need It through Payroll Support

10 Tips for Optimizing QuickBooks Performance

New and Improved Payroll Reports in Excel

Reactivating Inactive Employees in QuickBooks

USCIS Revises Form I-9

Stay Informed about State and Local Tax Changes

E-File Your W-2 Forms

Important Dates and Tasks for W-2s

Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible W-2 and 1099 Kits

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

Why Background Checks Are Essential to Your Business

September 2009

Articles

What's New in Intuit Payroll 2010

Affordable Retirement Benefits for You and Your Employees through the Intuit 401(k)

Economic Stimulus Updates: COBRA Subsidy and Tax Credit

Interview: Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisors Help Small Businesses through Economic Downturn

Simplify Payments for Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Employee Health Insurance: Survey of California's QuickBooks Users Reveals Interesting Stats

Updating Your Company File to QuickBooks 2010

Electronically File Third Quarter Payroll Tax Returns from within Your QuickBooks

Best Practices for Running a Smooth, Error-Free Payroll

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

July 2009

Articles

Tips for Summer: Accounting for Vacation Time in QuickBooks

Find Affordable Health Insurance for Your California Business

Answers to Your Top Payroll Questions

Streamline Your Business with E-File & Pay

Answers to Your Top Assisted Payroll Questions

How will Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 7, 2009) affect my direct deposit?

March 2009

Articles

New Tax Tables Ready for "Making Work Pay" Tax Credit

USCIS Revises Form I-9

Update Your State Unemployment/State Disability Insurance Rates and Make Liability Adjustments

Answers to Your Top 15 Payroll Questions

"Pay As You Go" Premium Payment Service for Workers' Compensation Insurance

E-File & Pay Helps Your Business Go Green

Send W-2s from QuickBooks to TurboTax and Make Tax Time Easier and Less Expensive for Your Employees

Reprint W-2s for Employees Who Lost Their Forms

Give Your Employees a 20% Discount on TurboTax Products

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

December 2008

Articles

Get Around-the-Clock Help with Payroll

New, Easier Year-to-Date Payroll Process

10 Tips for Optimizing QuickBooks Performance

Stay Informed about State and Local Tax Changes

E-File Your W-2 Forms

Make Tax Time Easier for Your Employees: Send W-2s from QuickBooks to TurboTax

New QuickBooks Reports Help You Understand Tax Forms Calculations

Important Dates and Tasks for W-2s

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible Tax Kits

Give Your Employees a 20% Discount on TurboTax Products

Use TurboTax Business to Maximize Your Business Deductions

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

September 2008

Articles

Getting More Out of Intuit QuickBooks Payroll 2009

Accounting for Seasonal Employees in Your Payroll

A Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor Offers Advice on Using Key Features and Preparing for Year-End

Give Your Employees Easy Access to Their Payroll Information—Anytime, Anywhere

Payroll Support: Help When and How You Need It

Printing Options for W-2s

New Process Simplifies the Year-to-Date Payroll Process

New Course for Accountants: Effectively Advising Your Clients about Payroll

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible Tax Kits

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

March 2008

Articles

New EFTPS Password Requirements

USCIS Updates Form I-9 and Employer Handbook

Taxpayers Beware: IRS Warns of More E-mail Scams

One-Stop Resource for EITC Help

New Guide to Hiring and Paying Employees

Interview: State Tax Expert Jo Ann Costa Outlines Electronic Filing Benefits for Employers

Update Your State Unemployment/State Disability Insurance Rates and Make Liability Adjustments

New Document Response System Improves Communications

5 Quarter-End Reminders

Reprint W-2s for Employees Who Lost Their Forms

The Best of Outsourcing and In-House Payroll

QuickBooks Payroll Comes with Direct Deposit Built In

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

December 2007

Articles

The 2007 Form W-2 Suffix Field

10 Tips for Optimizing QuickBooks Performance

Interview: QuickBooks ProAdvisor Stacy Kildal on Year-End Tasks, Setting Up QuickBooks Payroll, and Finding an Accounting or Tax Pro

Payroll Answer Center Offers Round-the-Clock Response

Year-End Payroll Checklist (Standard and Enhanced Payroll)

2007 Form W-2 Employee SSN Field Relocated

Payroll Tax Support: Your Link to Payroll Tax Information

Avoid Interruptions to Your Payroll Service Subscription

Year-End Payroll Checklist (Assisted Payroll)

W-2s and Year-End

Use the Payroll Tax Center to Replace Lost W-2s

Avoid Creating a New Data File

Cleaning Up and Archiving Your Data

Free Callback Support via Web Request*

Interview: QuickBooks ProAdvisor Stacy Kildal on Year-End Tune-ups and Building Business

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible Tax Kits

Give Your Employees a 15% Discount on TurboTax Products

QuickBooks Payroll Comes with Direct Deposit Built In

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

September 2007

Articles

Robust New Help Functions Added to QuickBooks 2008

Refresher Course: Using the Updated Workflow in QuickBooks Payroll

Get Ongoing Help through Payroll Callback Phone Support via Web Request

Interview: QuickBooks ProAdvisor Renee Mengali on Planning Ahead to Solve Problems

Partners in Payroll Event Facilitates Understanding

Improvements to QuickBooks Based on Your Feedback

Get News from the American Payroll Association

IRS Warns of E-mail Scams

IRS Starts New E-mail Service for Small Businesses

Federal Minimum Wage Increased in July

Reminder: Change to Federal E-Pay Login Requirements

Printing Options for W-2s

Help Your Clients Avoid Interruptions to Their Payroll Service Subscriptions

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible Tax Kits

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

June 2007

Articles

Fiscal Year Adjustments in QuickBooks

Tips for Multi-State Employers

Access Copies of Your Assisted Payroll Filed Tax Forms through QuickBooks

Timesaving Tips for Accounting Professionals

Direct Deposit Paychecks: How to Edit or Void

How will Independence Day (Wednesday, July 4, 2007) and Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 3, 2007) affect my direct deposit?

Verify Your Contact Information

March 2007

Quick Tips R6 Update

Quick Tips Upgrader

Articles

Using the New Workflow in QuickBooks Payroll 2007

QuickBooks Compatibility with Microsoft Windows Vista

San Francisco Sick Leave Law

Update Your State Unemployment/State Disability Insurance Rates and Make Liability Adjustments

Terminating Employees in QuickBooks

Verify Data for First Quarter Tax Filing

Coming Soon: Tax Filings in PDF

Avoid Creating New Data Files

Upgrade to QuickBooks 2007

QuickBooks Payroll Comes with Direct Deposit Built In

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

January 2007

Articles

Getting the Most from QuickBooks Payroll 2007

December

Articles

10 Tips for Optimizing QuickBooks Performance

Cleaning Up and Archiving Your Data

Update Your State Unemployment and State Disability Insurance Rates

Calculating Federal Withholding for Nonresident Aliens

Maryland Prohibits the Printing of Social Security Number on Pay Statements

Payroll Updates in December and January

QuickBooks 2007: New in December

Form 940 Redesign

Form 943 Update

Form 944 for Eligible Small Employers

2006 Form W-2 Suffix Field

Designated Roth Accounts in 401(k) or 403(b) Plans

Update on 2006 Form 1096 Ordered from Intuit

Form 940 Redesign

Form 944 for Eligible Small Employers

Designated Roth Accounts in 401(k) or 403(b) Plans

Payroll Resources for Accountants

Give Your Employees a 15% Discount on TurboTax Products

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms: Save Time with QuickBooks-Compatible Tax Kits

Simplify Your Payroll in 2007 with Direct Deposit and Save 20%

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers How will Christmas Day and New Year's Day affect my direct deposit?

September

Articles
QuickBooks 2007 Launches with New, Streamlined Features

Getting More Out of QuickBooks Payroll: Special Features for Accountants

QuickBooks Community: Join the Payroll Discussions

News: Be on the Lookout for Electronic Tax Payment E-mail Scam

News: Hiring Foreign Workers

Better Because of You: Obtain Forms for New Hire Reporting through QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll

QuickBooks Payroll FAQ: When will the QuickBooks-compatible 2006 tax forms kits be available?

QuickBooks Payroll Update Information: Recent Updates

Upcoming Holidays: For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

Quick Response: We'd Like Your Feedback

E-mail Address: Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

June

Articles
Payroll Item Primer

Reports: Payroll Item Listing and Payroll Item Detail

Getting More Out of QuickBooks Payroll: Using Direct Deposit

QuickBooks Community: Breeze Through Employee Vacation Tracking

Better Because of You

FAQ: How do I renew my QuickBooks Payroll subscription?

FAQ: How do I add another company to my QuickBooks Payroll subscription?

Refresher Course: Changing an Employee's Name or Filing Status in QuickBooks

Payroll Updates

News: IRS Releases Revised W-2c and W-3c

Upcoming Holidays: For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers

Quick Response: We'd Like Your Feedback

E-mail Address: Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

April

Articles
Latest Changes from the IRS

5 Tips for Tracking Independent Contractors in QuickBooks

Reports: 1099 Summary and 1099 Detail

QuickBooks Community: Ask QuickBooks Payroll Users Your Taxing Questions

FAQ: How do I reprint Form W-2?

FAQ: How do I back up a QuickBooks company data file?

FAQ: How do I set up passwords/permissions for my QuickBooks company file to keep my payroll information secure?

Getting More Out of QuickBooks Payroll: Tracking Contributions to Health Savings Accounts

Refresher Course: Update Your SUI/SDI Rates and Make Liability Adjustments

Better Because of You

Payroll Update Information: Recent Updates

For QuickBooks Direct Deposit Customers: How Will Memorial Day (Monday, May 29, 2006) Affect Direct Deposit?

Quick Response: We'd Like Your Feedback

E-mail Address: Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

December

Articles
New Year-End Resource Center

Avoid Common Mistakes at Year-End

Using QuickBooks Reports at Year-End

Better Because of You: Enhanced Payroll Now Supports More State Forms

Better Because of You: New in QuickBooks 2006: The Payroll Center

QuickBooks Community: Trade End-of-Year Tips with Other QuickBooks Payroll Users

News: Changes to Social Security, Pension Limits, 940 Forms, and State Unemployment Wage Base

When will 2006 tax rates be available for download into QuickBooks?

Why isn't QuickBooks Payroll updating my state unemployment (or state disability) insurance rate?

How do I update my payroll tax tables or resolve errors that occurred in the update process?

Payroll Update Information

W-2 and 1099 Tax Forms

Must-Have Reading

Quick Response

Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

September

Articles
Taking the Bite out of Bonus Checks

Using QuickBooks to Write Employee Letters

Refresher Course: Voiding Paychecks

Report: Payroll Detail Review

QuickBooks 2006 On the Way for Enhanced Payroll Plus Customers

Customize Your QuickBooks Community Experience

Why are my tax withholdings off by a penny or two?

Why do the calculations in QuickBooks differ from printed wage bracket taxes?

Why did QuickBooks stop withholding taxes on my employee's paycheck?

Why is QuickBooks withholding the wrong tax rate on my employee's paycheck?

Special Announcement

Recent Updates

News: Changes to Filing Options

Success Story

Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

June

Articles
Summer Survival Guide: Tracking Time Off

Getting More Out of QuickBooks Payroll

Refresher Course: How to Hide Social Security Numbers on Reports

Report: Paid Time Off List

Better Because of You

Join the Discussions at the QuickBooks Community Site

News: IRS Reduces Paperwork for Employers

After installing Payroll Update 20506 from a CD, I get an error. How should I resolve it?

How do I know what the latest payroll update is, and how do I determine if I have it?

Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

Recent Payroll Updates

April

Articles
10 Payroll Processing Timesavers

Getting More Out of QuickBooks Payroll: Customize Your Paychecks and Paystubs

Refresher Course: How to Record a Deposit of a Tax Refund

Better Because of You

Get Help and Share Your Expertise at the QuickBooks Community Site

Why do I need to update my QuickBooks software and how do I obtain an update?

How do I enter my payroll service key?

How do I add another company to my QuickBooks Payroll subscription?

Intuit to Sunset QuickBooks 2002

Changing Your Payroll E-mail Address

Recent Payroll Updates

How Your QuickBooks Close Date Affects Payroll Processing
January

Articles
Filing Year-End Forms: Preparing Your Forms W-2 and W-3

Filing Year-End Forms: Preparing Your 1099-MISCs and 1096

Filing Year-End Forms: Preparing Your Federal Form 940

Filing Year-End Forms: Preparing Your State Payroll Tax Reports

Printing Tax Forms

How Do I Update My Payroll Tax Tables or Resolve Errors That Occurred in the Update Process?

How Do I Update My State Unemployment and State Disability Insurance Rates?

How Do I Add Another Company to My QuickBooks Payroll Subscription?

How Do I Install a Payroll Update from a Disk?

Read the December Issue of the QuickBooks Payroll Bulletin

Important Changes to Federal FUTA Taxes for Employers Who Paid Unemployment Insurance in New York State in 2004

End-of-Year Payroll Updates

Important Payroll Dates

2005 Federal Reserve Bank Holidays

IRS Raises the FUTA Deposit Threshold
December

Articles
Wrap Up the Year: Important Year-End Reminders

QuickBooks Tips and Tricks for Year-End: Using reports and forms at year-end

QuickBooks Tips and Tricks for Year-End: Checking classification of independent contractors

QuickBooks Tips and Tricks for Year-End: Closing the books

QuickBooks Tips and Tricks for Year-End: Obtaining payroll tax table updates

QuickBooks Tips and Tricks for Year-End: Updating State Unemployment and State Disability Insurance Rates

Tips for Using State Tax Forms in QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll Plus

QuickBooks Payroll FAQs: Why Do My Payroll Taxes Appear To Be Calculating Incorrectly?

QuickBooks Payroll FAQs: How do I update my payroll tax tables or resolve errors that occurred in the update process?

QuickBooks Payroll FAQs: How do I set up or edit payroll items?

Important Changes to Federal FUTA Taxes for Employers Who Paid Unemployment Insurance in New York State in 2004

Next Payroll Update: Available in Mid-December

Next Payroll Update: Recent Changes

QuickBooks Payroll Calendar

We'd Like Your Feedback

Question of the Quarter

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