Quick books pro 2008 w payroll 2008 [older version]
REVIEWS - QuickBooks Pro 2008 W/Payroll 2008[OLDER VERSION]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.2 out of 5Product FeatureValue pack brings together the two softwareqpackages most recommended by accountantsStores all your payroll and accounting data in aqsingle location, eliminating the need for doubledata entry and saving you timeQuickBooks Pro provides all the accounting andqbusiness tools you need to quickly organize andcomplete routine tasks from creating invoices andreports to bill tracking and check-writingQuickBooks Payroll offers an easy-to-use solutionqfor doing your payroll essentials in-house frompaying employees and downloading up-to-date taxtables to preparing tax formsFeatures a customizable Home Page that gives youqdirect access to key features, plus a clear pictureof how they all fit togetherRead moreqProduct DescriptionQUICKBOOKS PRO 2008 w/PAYROLL 2008 RETAIL DBL WIDE BOX SET Read moreProduct DescriptionQuickBooks Pro + QuickBooks Payroll: 2 great products in 1 value pack. With this integrated set of tools, allyour payroll and accounting data is stored in a single location, eliminating double data entry and saving youtime.QuickBooks Pro provides all the accounting and business tools you need to quickly organize and completeroutine tasks from creating invoices and reports to bill tracking and check-writing.QuickBooks Payroll provides an easy-to-use solution for doing your payroll essentials in-house from payingemployees and downloading up-to-date tax tables to preparing tax forms.The QuickBooks Pro + Payroll Value Pack is the easiest way to help your business succeed.QuickBooks Pro
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Using QuickBooks Standard Payroll1. Subscribe and set up your QuickBooksPayroll. Subscribing unlocks the payrollfeatures in your QuickBooks software. Onceyouve subscribed, your QuickBooks softwarewill help you with a step-by-step guidedapproach to setting up your payroll process,including information about your company,your employees wages or salaries, their bankaccount information, and your companysyear-to-date payroll amounts. Enterinformation only once, and QuickBooks willremember it each time you run payroll. Youcan update, add, or delete information orcreate customizable reports anytime.2. Download the latest tax tables andforms into QuickBooks. QuickBooks usesthe Internet to check for and download thelatest federal and state tax tables and federalforms. It automatically checks to see if new taxrates are available each time you run payrolland prompts you to install them first.3. Enter employees time right intoQuickBooks. You can easily enter the time foryour hourly employees directly into the payroll.Or, if you track your employees hours usingthe optional Time Tracker feature inQuickBooks, it will automatically flow theemployees hours into the payroll1. You entersalaried employees only once, and QuickBooksremembers the salary amount each payday.4. Run payroll and issue paychecks. Onceyouve entered your employees hours orpayroll amounts, taxes are instantly calculatedand your paychecks are ready to print fromQuickBooks anytime. Or you can use ourconvenient Direct Deposit feature to haveemployees pay transferred straight to theirbank accounts (additional fees apply). YourQuickBooks software automatically calculatesemployee earnings, deductions, and federaland state payroll taxes. It automaticallyapplies the amounts to the correct accounts inyour QuickBooks register and providescustomizable, detailed reports.
5. Pay and file your taxes and liabilities.Your QuickBooks Standard Payroll serviceincludes federal payroll tax forms. QuickBooksuses the data from paychecks to automaticallyfill in the forms for you--just print your taxforms and liabilities checks, sign them, andmail them. You can easily track your liabilitieswith QuickBooks Payroll reports. (If your staterequires you to file state forms, get moreinformation on our QuickBooks EnhancedPayroll service.) QuickBooks Standard Payrollincludes federal payroll tax forms: W-2, W-3,940, 941, 941/Schedule B, 1096, and1099-MISC2. All federal payroll tax forms canbe printed onto blank paper (with theexception of Forms 1099-MISC and 1096).EfficientAutomatically fills in federal tax forms that are ready to print, sign and mailWorks within QuickBooks, so there’s nothing new to learn and no double entryQuickly download the latest state and federal payroll tax tables and federal formsEasy to useStep-by-step guidance makes it easy to set up and get startedRun payroll in just a few mouse clicks; just enter hours and youre ready to goPayroll taxes and deductions are calculated automatically based on the data you enterEasily share data with your accountantFlexiblePay your employees when and how you want, helping you manage your cash flow effectivelyOffer Direct Deposit (DD) to your employees; schedule DD up to 45 days in advanceRun customized payroll reports from QuickBooks any time you like.Automatically calculate payroll taxes and deductions based on the data you enter.
Run payroll in just a few mouse clicks: simply enter hours and youre ready to go.QuickBooks Direct Deposit will deposit your employees pay into their accounts--no matter where youare on payday.Standard Payroll helps you manage the essentials in-houseAutomatically calculate payroll taxes and deductions based on the data you enterEnter your employee information once, and QuickBooks will use the information each payday toautomatically calculate deductions and prepare paychecks to print. You can spend less time onpayroll and minimize tax filing hassles.If you want to save even more time completing your quarterly and year-end tax forms, considerQuickBooks Enhanced Payroll. It automatically fills in your federal and state tax forms for you. Or, youcould let us handle all your payroll tax filings and payments--QuickBooks Assisted Payroll will depositand file your payroll taxes and forms for you.Quickly download the latest federal payroll tax tables and forms, and automatically fillthem in with QuickBooks data--you just print, sign, and mailDownload the most up-to-date tax tables and forms into QuickBooks--automaticallyEvery 45 days, QuickBooks automatically prompts you to download the most current tax tables,helping you keep your payroll accurate and up-to-date. QuickBooks Payrolls team of complianceprofessionals works with federal and state tax authorities to monitor changes and make thenecessary updates during the course of a year.Need to track Workers Compensation? Consider QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll. It makes paying thecorrect amount easy.Just print, sign, and mail tax filingsPrepare your tax filings in less time. QuickBooks compiles the payroll data for your 940/Schedule A,941/Schedule B, W-2, W-3, 1099-MISC, and 1096 forms and carries your data directly into your federalfilings, so you can print signature-ready federal tax forms. (Forms 1099-MISC and 1096 requireQuickBooks Pro, Premier, or Enterprise Solutions 2005 or higher. Forms 1099-MISC and 1096 are notavailable in QuickBooks Simple Start.) QuickBooks Standard Payroll also compiles the payroll data youneed to fill in your state tax forms manually--great if your accountant files your taxes for you.Need to fill in federal, state, and 943/943A tax forms? QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll may be the right
service for you.Run customized payroll reports from QuickBooks anytime you likeRun reports to see how payroll affects your bottom line. QuickBooks Payroll offers customizablesummary-level and detail-level reports. You can even use payroll data for more accurate job costinganalysis.You can process your payroll more efficientlyRun payroll in just a few mouse clicks: simply enter hours and youre ready to go.Create and print paychecks from your own PC in minutesJust set up your payroll in QuickBooks, enter your employees hours (if applicable), and then printyour paychecks. QuickBooks stores your payroll data and automatically retrieves it each time you runpayroll. You can also use optional built-in Direct Deposit to make paydays a breeze.Enter all employees hours from a single screen to help save time and eliminate hasslesUsing the Pay Employees workflow (requires QuickBooks Pro, Premier, or Enterprise Solutions 2007 ornewer, or QuickBooks Simple Start 2008)) or Rapid Time Entry (QuickBooks 2005 or newer), you canenter all employee hours quickly and accurately on a single screen, rather than on individual screens.You can streamline your payroll process, minimize the hassle, and finish your payroll in a fraction ofthe time.Have employees that receive a commission or bonus? Consider QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll. Itperforms one-step, net-to-gross calculations to make sure you pay your employees the correctcommission or bonusOffer Direct Deposit to your employees and schedule deposits up to 45 days in advanceWith optional Direct Deposit, you dont need to be in the office on payday. If youre away on businessor enjoying a vacation, employees can still get paid. QuickBooks Direct Deposit will deposit youremployees pay into their accounts--no matter where you are on payday. Plus, employees dont haveto run to the bank to deposit their paychecks. (Additional fees apply.)Manage all your payroll activities from a single screen with the Payroll CenterThe Payroll Center (requires QuickBooks Pro/Premier/Enterprise Solutions 2006 or higher, orQuickBooks Simple Start 2008) simplifies payroll management by letting you handle all payrollactivities--from paying employees, taxes, and liabilities, to filing tax forms and tracking payrollexpenses--all from one at-a-glance screen.The Payroll Center lets you see an end-to-end view of your most important payroll tasks and quicklycheck due dates for your payroll schedule, including when to pay your taxes, who to pay, and howmuch. Everything is available with one-click access.60-day satisfaction guarantee60-day satisfaction guarantee--or your money backStandard Payroll makes the rest easyWorks within QuickBooks financial software, so theres nothing new to learn and no double data entryWorks within QuickBooks financial software--so its easy to useAll QuickBooks Payroll services work within your existing QuickBooks software, so there is nothingnew to learn.All payroll data is in QuickBooks, so you dont need to re-enter data manuallyEvery time you get a report from ADP or Paychex, or calculate payroll in Excel, you have to manuallyre-enter the data into QuickBooks. Why waste time? With QuickBooks Payroll, your data is alreadyintegrated. That means no double data entry and fewer chances for data-entry errors. QuickBooksPayroll offers an easy, all-in-one solution for managing both your business finances and your payroll.Easily share data with your accountant
Its simple to share your QuickBooks company financial and payroll data file with your accountant.And your accountant can run reports and make adjustments for you, without ever leaving the office.Just e-mail your company file to your accountant or give them remote access to your file via theirQuickBooks Accountant Edition software.Get set up quickly with step-by-step guidanceEasy to switch, easy to learn. Once youve signed up, QuickBooks Payroll guides you step-by-stepthrough payroll setup. Youll enter your employees payroll information, your companys taxinformation, and your year-to-date payroll amounts. You only need to enter this informationonce--QuickBooks remembers it each time you run payroll. You can easily add employees or updatean employees information at any time.Get ongoing help through the included callback phone support available via Web requestQuickBooks Standard Payroll offers free unlimited callback support for setup and usage for activesubscribers. Theres no need to wait on hold. Submit an online callback support request and a supportexpert will research your question and usually call you back within 2 hours.Read more