To do this task
Review the checklist to ensure
that you've gathered everything you need to sign up for QuickBooks Assisted
Sign up for Assisted Payroll either via the Internet or by telephone.
Signing up via the Internet
You can sign up for the service or convert to QuickBooks Payroll from another integrated payroll service through the QuickBooks Payroll web site.
If you don't have
an Internet connection
Signing up by telephone
To sign up by telephone,
contact the payroll
A service representative will collect some basic information from you and
provide you with a payroll service key, which you use to complete the sign-up
Note: Assisted Payroll is not available to all employers in all
areas. Discuss your options with a payroll service representative before
continuing with the signup process.
Use the payroll setup
interview to set up your payroll in QuickBooks.
If you've already set up your payroll or are upgrading from another
QuickBooks Payroll Service, go to the
Employees menu, click My Payroll Service, and then click Change Payroll Service options.
Check your payroll data for missing or inaccurate information.
During this part of the interview you will:
Review your payroll data.
Review wage and tax amounts.
Reconcile tax forms.
Send your payroll data file to the service.
At the end of the interview, go online and send your payroll information
(using your payroll service PIN) to the payroll service.
Back up your QuickBooks
We recommend that you back up your data frequently so you can still do
payroll, should something happen to your computer or data site.
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How to troubleshoot problems during the