Categorized: Payroll

How to Use Orbit Solutions to Communicate Better, Faster and Easier

Consistent and strong communication is at the heart of every successful company. And, while the benefits of face-to-face communication cannot be ignored, it’s tough to scale, automate, and streamline your efforts without technology. But old habits die hard. Despite the emergence of modern communications, old-school methods like emails and phone calls still make up 75... Read more

Your Top 10 HSA Questions Answered

If you have questions when it comes to Health Savings Accounts (HSAs), you’re not alone. HSAs come with significant benefits, including tax advantages, but to make the most of them, you need to be clear on the rules. With a new tax year underway (and new HSA contribution limits), now’s the perfect time for an... Read more

What to Set Up Before Running Your First Payroll

As a business owner, it’s a major milestone when you’re ready to start hiring employees (or get yourself on payroll). While it’s an exciting time, it also means you’ve got a lot of preparations to make. Whether you plan to run payroll yourself or use a payroll service provider, you’ll need to complete some government... Read more

Why It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Paper Checks

Although spring is here, if you’re in the Midwest, Northern Plains or even parts of the Northeast, you’re still painfully aware of the term “polar vortex.” Thanks to this winter’s record-shattering temperatures, the USPS delayed mail delivery in 11 states. Unfortunately, if your employees had a payday during the delay and they rely on paper... Read more

Wisconsin Cracks Down on Payroll Fraud Epidemic

Last month marked the end of the 2018 tax season, but it also marked the beginning of new statewide initiative in Wisconsin. On tax day, Governor Evers announced the launch of a task force dedicated to fighting payroll fraud throughout the state. And while there’s more than one type of payroll fraud, this task force... Read more

11 Essential Payroll Resources

If you’re a payroll professional or a business owner, you need to be in the know. While there are a lot of details to keep track of internally, it’s also critical to stay current on industry updates and regulations that impact your business. With the overwhelming amount of information available, it’s tough to pin down... Read more