In This Chapter
Registering your business as an employer
Adding employees to your list
Preparing your QuickBooks to do payroll
Paying your employees
Making payroll liabilities payments
Filing the Employer Annual Return
Payroll is one of the major headaches of running a small business. Fortunately, QuickBooks helps in a big way. In this chapter, we explain how.
Registering as an Employer
Even before you set up QuickBooks for payroll, you need a few other items if you want to do payroll the right way (if you want to do payroll the wrong way, you’re reading the wrong book):
Obtain an employer’s PAYE (pay as you earn) reference number.
Register with the PAYE Online Service. ...