News – Payroll service company AdvaPay Systems ready to process payroll for businesses in Birmingham

May 30th, 2017 by AdvaPay Tech

BIRMINGHAM, AL – No job is too large or too small for payroll processing company AdvaPay Systems, now assisting Birmingham-area clients with their payroll processing and tax filing. AdvaPay was founded by Darlene Tysinger in 2014. The payroll service quickly expanded from Birmingham to the rest of the Southeast after word-of-mouth brought in calls from […]

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2017 Payroll Tax Rates and Limits Changes

January 30th, 2017 by AdvaPay Tech

    2016 2017 Social Security Wage Limit $118,500 $127,200 Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA) Wage Limit        $7,000 $7,000       Retirement Contribution Limit Changes:     401(k)/SEP/403(b)/457 Deferrals $18,000 $18,000 Qualified Plan/403(b)/457 Catch-up Contributions $6,000 $6,000 SIMPLE IRA $12,500 $12,500 SIMPLE IRA Catch-up Contributions $3,000 $3,000 Traditional IRA Contribution $5,500 $5,500 […]

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2017 Social Security Taxable Wage Base

October 28th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech social_security_image

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that the 2017 Social Security taxable wage base is increasing to $127,200, up $8,700 from the 2016 taxable wage base of $118,500.  Once an employee reaches this taxable wage threshold no further Social Security tax will be withheld. FICA Tax Rates The 2017 FICA tax rate for employees […]

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Rio Olympic Schedule

August 5th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Schedule for the summer games

The Olympic’s are finally here and run from Friday August 5th to Sunday August 21st, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Officially titled the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, the program is lined up with 28 sports and over 300 events.  For folks who are as excited as we are about the summer games we’ve developed […]

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Choosing How to Pay Your Employees

June 15th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Choosing How to Pay Your Employees

Payday is an exciting time for anyone with a job, whether it is part time or full time. They have worked hard for almost forty hours a week, maybe more, and want to see the fruits of their labor, how ever much money it will be. Depending on the company, people will receive their pay […]

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Questions to Ask Your Potential Payroll Provider

June 15th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Questions to Ask Your Potential Payroll Provider

Opening a small business is an exciting time in a person’s life. They are free from having an annoying boss and may not need to punch a clock, depending on what industry they work in. However, that doesn’t mean they will be able to escape the headache of dealing with payroll. Choosing a payroll provider […]

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Employer Wage Garnishment Obligations

June 15th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Employer Wage Garnishment Obligations

As an employer, there are a number of things you are obligated to do when it comes to your employees and their pay. You must decide if you will have someone within the company handle payroll or if you will hire a service. You will have to determine how much you will pay your employees […]

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Independent Contractors Vs Employees

June 14th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Independent Contractors Vs Employees

Anyone who decides to start their own small business will have various responsibilities to take on since they will be considered the boss. Along with figuring out how many employees to hire and what their roles will be, they will also have to figure out what type of employees they will have working for them. […]

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Benefits of Direct Deposit

June 14th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech Benefits of Direct Deposit

When starting a new business, there are a lot of things that need to be handle. At some point, after you get things up and running, you will have to address the area of payroll. Not only will you have to decide when you will pay your employee, but you will also have to determine […]

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5 Tips for Setting up Your Company’s Payroll

June 14th, 2016 by AdvaPay Tech 5 Tips for Setting up Your Company's Payroll

What payroll service should I choose? When should I pay employees? Will I offer direct deposit? There are a number of questions that you will be asking yourself about payroll when you start a new business. Some of these questions may be easier than others, but there is still at least a small amount of […]

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