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South Carolina's Payroll Partner

Our tailored solutions save you time and money so you can focus on what matters most.


Wingard's Nursery

"We have developed great, personal relationships with everyone at PPS...they are a member of our team!"


Wings & Ale

"I want you to know that we here at Wings & Ale are very pleased with the quality of service that Palmetto Payroll Solutions provides. "


Cassell Brothers Heating & Cooling

"We have used Palmetto Payroll Solutions for years and have always been satisfied!"


K2 Tech

"We called Jodi Jones at Palmetto Payroll Solutions and she eased our nerves from day one. They made the transition from our old provider over to them easy as pie."


The Melting Pot

"Three years ago I made the switch from a large international payroll company to my friends at Palmetto Payroll. I have never looked back. "


Decker Jewelry and Pawn

"All of our payroll needs are handled in a professional and timely manner and in the process they provide the highest level of customer service to each member of our team. "


Lowery Painting

"As a small business owner, Palmetto Payroll is undeniably one of the best decisions we ever made. I can't say enough about the staff and their expertise in what they do."


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Palmetto Payroll is your local source for payroll and back office operations for your business. We pride ourselves on customer service while implementing the very latest in technology and efficiency. Call us today we would love to hear how we can help. We assist more than 300 business owners meet their goals and we would love to help you too.


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Why Is Personal Service Important for Small Businesses?

By Company Culture, Human Resources, Outsourced Payroll, Payroll Processing, Small Business

As more businesses go digital, it’s easy to forget that your customers and employees are humans that need that personal touch. Personal service is one of the first things that gets sacrificed when it comes to running a modern business. This is especially true when transactions can be completed without talking to an actual person. Did you know that…

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non-compete restrictions

How Will Recent Changes in Non-Compete Restrictions Impact Your Small Business?

By Company Culture, Employee Onboarding, Small Business

Requiring new employees to sign non-compete agreements has been standard practice for decades, and non-compete restrictions have been established to follow. By signing a non-compete agreement, employees agree not to conduct business that acts as direct competition to their employer within a specific geographic region. The agreement is enforceable throughout the duration of the worker’s…

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flexible benefits

How Offering Flexible Benefits Helps Smaller Companies Compete for Talent

By Company Culture, Employee Onboarding, Human Resources

Starting salary is just one of many variables people consider when deciding to accept a job offer. Offering flexible benefits is one way that smaller businesses can compete with larger companies for top talent. For many people, benefits such as health insurance and paid time off are even more important. However, they also value choice when…

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overtime requirements

Understanding Employee Overtime Requirements as a Small Business Owner

By Human Resources, Outsourced Payroll, Payroll Processing, Payroll Tax Responsibilities, Reporting, Small Business, Time Keeping

Under federal labor laws, employees classified as hourly satisfy their overtime requirements after working 40 hours in one week. While working overtime, employees must receive one and one-half times their normal hourly salary. This sounds simple enough on the surface, but small businesses often find themselves facing fines and other legal consequences because they do…

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salary vs hourly employees

Should You Pay Your Employees Salary Or Hourly Wages?

By Company Culture, Payroll Tax Responsibilities, Small Business, Time Keeping

The question of whether to have salary vs hourly employees is one that all business owners face. Both options have pros and cons, which can make it difficult to choose one over the other. Most companies offer salaried positions to some employees and hourly positions to other employees after considering which is best for each…

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How to File Required 1099 Reports Electronically

By Accounting, Payroll Processing, Payroll Tax Responsibilities, Small Business

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires employers to provide a 1099 income reporting form for all independent contractors who earned more than $600 in a calendar year. Starting in 2020, the IRS required employers to select one of two types of 1099 forms rather than defaulting to the 1099-MISC form used in previous years. If…

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