Small business owners and accounting professionals don’t have to cut summer vacations short to make sure employees get paid, declares financial management solutions company Intuit.
It says its Intuit Online Payroll Mobile app enables busy employers and now accounting professionals to run payroll wherever they go, without their computer, even on vacation.
The app is part of Intuit’s Online Payroll service and works with iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. It was introduced in the App Store last October and is now available to a broader group of online payroll users.[ Also Read: Ali Shadman Reveals the Secrets of Cloud Computing ]
It now also enables accounting professionals to manage their clients’ payroll while out of the office. The app was introduced Thursday, May 12.
“More and more business owners and accountants are looking for the flexibility and convenience when trying to run their business on the go,” said Nora Denzel, general manager of Intuit’s Employee Management Solutions division. “Our Online Payroll Mobile app now lets them stay on top of payroll whether they’re at a client’s office or sitting by the pool.”[ Also Read: UK SMBs Continue to See Growth: HP Survey ]
With just a few taps, users can enter employee hours, review, approve and instantly pay employees. All paycheck details are automatically reflected in the user’s Intuit Online Payroll or Intuit Online Payroll for Accounting Professionals account.[ Also Read: Media Hub to Help Small Businesses ]
Pay All Employees: Covers both hourly and salaried workers.
Preview Paycheck: Provides a comprehensive view of how much each employee is being paid before running payroll.
Look up Employee Info: Easily access employee data.
Email Confirmation: Sends a confirmation e-mail to employers and accountants. Can send electronic pay stubs to employees once paychecks are approved.
Flexible Payment Options: Pays employees with direct deposit or manual paycheck printing.
View Past Payroll: Provides a report of the last payroll run.
Manage Clients: Lets accounting professionals choose the client for whom they will run payroll.
Free Support: Provides free phone support with subscription.
Data Security: Uses the same encryption technology used by many banks to protect information from any unauthorized access while being transmitted.[ Also Read: Software to Help Small Businesses Get Paid ]
The Intuit Online Payroll Mobile app is available for free download via the App Store or iTunes at: http://payroll.intuit.com/appstore. To use the app, users must already subscribe to Intuit Online Payroll, QuickBooks Payroll for Mac, Intuit QuickBooks Online Payroll or Intuit Online Payroll for Accounting Professionals.
More information about these services is available at: http://payroll.intuit.com/.