what is the employee surcharge for? I only have one employee

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Hello there, john.w.postel,

Since you're using the payroll service, you're charge per employee on top of your subscription per month. To check this, you can visit your QuickBooks Account Maintenance Page to know more about your charges and payroll subscription.

The employee surcharge is a fee implemented to ensure we continue to stay compliant with the IRS and state's tax updates and regulations. It also help us deliver constant and accurate payroll information like the state and federal tax forms.

To know more about this information, you can check out this article: QuickBooks Payroll Services and Features for QuickBooks Desktop. This contains complete information about how payroll works.

Should you have other payroll questions, let me know by leaving a comment below. I'm just around if you need help.

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