Effective January 1st 2018, the Colorado Bond Rate is paid in full. There is no bond rate for 2018.

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment do not have any surcharge taxes or bond rate for the year 2018, thus the rate of Total Surcharge payroll item in QuickBooks Desktop and Assisted Payroll is zero.

For payroll adjustment help, see Adjust payroll liabilities.

To enter the bond principal rate in QuickBooks Desktop Payroll Enhanced and Assisted

  • "Enter the Bond Principal Rate (Item 9 on Your Unemployment Insurance Rate Notice) in the the Total Surcharge payroll item field in QuickBooks." For 2018 the rate to be entered into this Field in QuickBooks is zero.