Free Understanding Payroll Training

Understanding Payroll introduces you to federal and state payroll requirements and forms. The training takes you through each step of the payroll process and provides you a basic understanding of federal and state payroll requirements and forms.


  • Eight-step Approach to Payroll Tax Compliance
  • Penalties
  • Employment-related IRS Publications
  • Employer Duties and Responsibilities
  • Understanding Worker Classification
  • Compensation and Fringe Benefits
  • Form W-4 Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
  • Forms 941 and 944 Employer's Federal Tax Returns
  • Form 940 Employer's Annual Federal Unemployment Tax Return
  • Form W-2 Annual Wage and Tax Statement
  • Form W-3 Transmittal of Wage and Tax Statements
  • Form 1099 Annual Information Returns
  • Form 1096 Annual Summary and Transmittal of U.S. Information Returns
  • Payroll Options - Pros and Cons

Training Format
Recorded online presentation

Note: You must have a high speed Internet connected computer with sound.

For more information about S&Y recorded online training, click Recording Online Training.

1 Hour

Free (although the course is free, you must register to attend)

T o register, fill out the form then click the Register button below.

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