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The Pitfalls of Using an Online Payroll Tax Calculator

If you have a nanny, an elder caregiver, or a housekeeper, you likely feel a bit lost when it comes to the CRA and employer taxes. With good intentions you choose an online calculator or tool, and use it to do the math and come up with the numbers. While you may think using an online calculator to figure payroll tax is a good idea, these tools can end up...

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Keeping Your Nanny Happy: Be on Time

At the end of your workday, you’re likely more than ready to clock out and go home. Having to work later then you expected is never fun, and can leave you feeling grumpy towards your job and/or boss. While your nanny adores your children, he or she likely looks forward to the end of their shift too, and they can feel the same way you do about having to work...

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Deborah Shure answers the question about whether your nanny or elder caregiver is your employee or self employed
Deborah Shure answers the hard questions and discusses nanny & elder caregiver contracts, gross versus net pay & more
Deborah Shure discusses why paying your nanny or elder caregiver cash under the table is never a good idea
Deborah Shure discusses why an online calculator might not be the answer to your calculation frustration
Deborah Shure helps you get started with payroll for your nanny or elder caregiver