The payroll setup interview
guides you through setting up taxes and common payroll items that many
companies need to do payroll. It automatically sets up the common items to
affect taxes correctly (as long as your QuickBooks tax table is up to
You can also set up additional payroll items of the following types directly
from the Payroll Item list.
Go to the Lists menu and then click Payroll Item List.
Click the Payroll Item button and then click New.
Common payroll items (other than taxes)