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I got audited and lived to tell the tale

Audits are scary, right? They don’t have to be when you’re prepared. Read the story of a real Wave customer and get advice on what to do if the dreaded audit happens to you.

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Payroll by Wave is free for 30 days for all American businesses

Whoever said the best things in life can’t be free? Now American businesses can enjoy a 30-day free trial of Payroll by Wave, and experience on-time employee payments, direct deposit, and simplified taxes*. It’s easy to set up—you don’t need to enter a credit card—and your free trial starts when you run your first payroll. […]

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Top 10 things to know before running payroll

Some things in business you can jump into and figure out as you go along. Payroll is, without a doubt, not one of those areas. Make sure you’ve got a solid understanding before diving in with out top 10 things to know before running payroll.

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So you hired an employee…what’s next?

You’re graduating from a one-person operation into a full-fledged team, and that’s a big milestone! Make sure you’re prepared for what comes next and have the best tools to handle your new responsibilities.

6 Steps to Take Right Now to Make Payroll Easier

Six steps to take right now to make payroll easier

Renowned small business consultant Barbara Weltman shares her valuable insights on immediate steps you can take to organize payroll for your small business.

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What you need to succeed for payroll in 2018

Choosing the right payroll system isn’t as complex as it seems. Once you understand some of the best practices, it’ll be easier to make an informed decision—one that not only works for you but for your employees as well.

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Your guide to a happy holiday payroll

The holiday season is right around the corner. And that means you need to be prepared for all the hard work that comes with it. We’ve got some great tips for streamlining your holiday payroll, so that you can focus on the many other things you’ve got going on.

Payroll problems you should avoid

Three payroll tax problems you can’t afford to have

What’s the worst thing about taxes? Paying them. But besides that, it’s trying to understand all the little details and worrying about missing something big that’s going to cost you down the road. It’s completely normal to feel this way, so we want to put your mind at ease. Let’s get started by talking about payroll tax remittance.

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Three common payroll mistakes U.S. employers should avoid

As an employer, you want to stay on top of your payroll responsibilities. Here are 3 common payroll mistakes U.S. employers make and how you can avoid it.