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January 26, 2024

Review Your W-4 to Optimize Your Paycheck

Understanding your W-4 is key to accurately representing your financial circumstances and optimizing your paycheck. Most people fill out their W-4 at the start of a new job and never look back. In this blog, we discuss the importance of understanding what your W-4 is and how you can make updates if needed.

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Selling Season in the Payroll Industry

The start of a new year means Selling Season is wrapping up and customers are switching to their new payroll providers. While businesses can switch payroll providers at any time, the start of the year is widely believed to be the best. Read on to learn about what Selling Season is and why it exists in the payroll industry

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November 7, 2023

The Oldest Paystub in the World

In the 7th edition of our history of payroll series, we look at the first type of paystub. Dating back to the beginning of writing in 3500 B.C.E., clay tablets were used to record all types of writing, likely including paystubs.

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October 26, 2023

The End of Days: Terminating Your Payroll Provider

Switching payroll providers is sometimes best for your business--whether for cost-savings, better customer support, or other reasons. There are steps an employer must take in the process of switching providers to ensure continuity and avoid losing information along the way. In this blog, we explore a few things to keep in mind when switching payroll providers.

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September 27, 2023

The Effectiveness of Effective Dating

Effective Dating is an important tool for payroll administrators to track changes in an employee's payroll and ensure accurate updates. Payroll providers built on top of Check are able to take advantage of Effective Dating in multiple fields including benefits, deductions and tax parameters.

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September 13, 2023

Back to School: Multi-state Taxation for Temporary Residents

Navigating taxes when you are living and working outside of your resident state can be confusing. As we enter back to school season, we dive into how college students attending school out of state should think about taxes.

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