Use the Payroll Setup checklist to answer the questions in the payroll setup interview.
Print the checklist, then gather the documents you'll refer to when you run the interview.
To run the payroll setup interview, go to the Employees menu and then click Payroll Setup.
The payroll setup interview:
Helps you set up your payroll information (employees, taxes, compensation, benefits, and so on) so that you can run payroll using QuickBooks.
Is required if you're subscribed to one of the QuickBooks payroll service plans.
How do I know if I'm already subscribed to payroll?
If you aren't subscribed, you can still use the interview to set up your payroll. After you set it up, you can run payroll manually.