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  • Make payroll a breeze

    9 out of 10 customers say Gusto is easier to use than other payroll solutions.

  • Get it right

    4 out of 5 customers have fewer payroll errors after switching to Gusto.

  • Find your zen

    Customers spend 75% less time on payroll than before they used Gusto.

Gusto gives a small business the same resources as a Fortune 500 company.
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Gabriel Shahin

CEO, Falcon Wealth Planning

Employee self service

Your employees get lifetime accounts to access their pay history and W-2s, and can update their own information—which means you deal with fewer questions and less paperwork.

Accounting and time-tracking integrations

Integrate your accounting or time-tracking software with Gusto to automatically sync expenses and hours.

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Yes, we’ll automatically send new hire reports to the state for you, and we help you and your employees complete mandated federal forms, such as I-9s, W-4s, W-2s, and 1099s.

Workers’ comp insurance

When you set up workers’ comp with our partner AP Intego, we’ll withdraw only the amount you owe each pay period to help you avoid lump sum payments, data errors, and costly audits.

Compliance list Recommended items Workers’ comp insurance State law requires that you obtain workers’ compe New hire reports Gusto will file new hire reports to state authorities Employment tax reporting and payment Gusto automatically files your forms to report employ

You can do a lot with Gusto payroll. But here are some things you won’t be doing:

  • Manually filing and paying federal, state, and local payroll taxes. We do them automatically.
  • Writing checks. Direct deposit comes standard.
  • Updating employee info. Employees do that themselves.
  • Sitting at your desk. Gusto is mobile-friendly. Go ahead and run payroll on the go.
  • Running payroll! If you set up Payroll on Autopilot, it’s all automatic.


Gusto was named Best Online Payroll Software of 2018 by PC Magazine

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