The Axcet Blog

IRS Releases Updated Withholding Form for 2019

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A final, updated version of Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate, was released December 11, 2018, by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

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Scared to Outsource Payroll? 6 Reasons to Let Go of the Fear

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For small businesses, payroll is both mission-critical and complicated. It’s one of small companies’ most labor-intensive jobs – and it never stops coming! As soon as one round of payroll is complete, it’s pretty much time to start on the next...

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How the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Affects Businesses

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts Law (TCJA) – a sweeping tax overhaul that passed in December 2017 – includes trillions of dollars in tax cuts and benefits for both workers and business owners. The changes took effect in 2018 for taxes that will be...

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The 2018 Holiday Shopping Season and Paycheck Withholding

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Earlier this year, taxpayers across the country saw an increase in take-home pay on their paychecks due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The reduction in federal tax was welcomed, with average tax savings ranging from $1,400 to $2,917 depending on...

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Axcet HR Solutions Payroll Team to Present in Saint Louis


At Axcet HR Solutions, we couldn’t be more proud of our highly-tenured and credentialed payroll administration team, nor more excited for them to represent Axcet at the 16th Annual Midwest Regional Payroll Conference in St. Louis on September...

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5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Outsource Payroll

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As a business owner, we’re sure you’re familiar with the sayings “time is money” and “time is your most valuable asset.” It’s hard to not get wrapped up in all areas of your business, and wearing many different hats along with working late seven...

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Ask the Payroll Expert: Paycheck Checkup for Seasonal, Part-Time and Temporary Workers

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‘Tis the season for seasonal, part-time and temporary workers! Starting in the summer and continuing through the holiday season marks a time when many Americans pursue seasonal work in industries like construction, agriculture, leisure and...

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Ask the Payroll Expert: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and State Taxes


At Axcet HR Solutions, we’re happy to provide answers to some of your most popular payroll and payroll tax questions! As part of our “Ask the Payroll Expert” series, we’ve opened up our Q&A sessions to our social media followers. Be sure to check...

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Certified Professional Employer Organizations (CPEO): What Are They and Why Does Certification Matter

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Axcet HR Solutions was among the first 10 percent of Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) in the nation, and the only local Kansas City PEO, to receive the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) designation of Certified Professional Employer...

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The Top Eight Payroll Mistakes Small Businesses Make

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Mistakes are often thought of as part of life, but when it comes to your business’ payroll, mistakes can come with big consequences. And even what you may consider a small mistake can cost your company a fortune. Due to constantly changing tax...

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