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Celebrating National Payroll Week 2022

September 8, 2022 | posted by Abacus Payroll

National Payroll Week 2022

Hosted by the American Payroll Association, National Payroll Week (NPW) is an annual highlight of America’s employees and the payroll professionals who pay them. Marked by Labor Day each year, this year’s NPW is being celebrated September 5-9, 2022.

While it may seem like direct deposit payments magically appear in your bank account, there are hardworking people behind those payments that make them a reality. Not only do payroll professionals assist in the paying of our country’s employees, but they take a large task off of the plate of business owners, ensuring their business runs smoothly and employees are content.

Celebrating Payroll Professionals

National Payroll Week is a week-long event dedicated to the payroll professionals who work tirelessly each pay cycle to ensure employees are paid accurately and on time each payday.

Here at Abacus Payroll, Inc., our payroll team members work together to provide quality and reliable payroll processing services without sacrificing the human component. Our professionals take great pride in our responsive and friendly reputation, personalizing our services and building relationships with each and every business client.

Anne Marie Galfo Payroll Expert

Anne Marie Galfo
Payroll Specialist

James Storey CPA - New Jersey Payroll
James Storey, CPA
Director of Operations

Kristina Dovico
Payroll Specialist

Nicole Pelaschier
Director of Payroll

Zoey Rehak
Payroll Associate

Virginia Pyontek
Payroll Clerk

Lindsey Cowperthwait
Relationship Manager

Ren Cicalese
Managing Shareholder


Small Business Payroll in America

With about 65% of American workers living paycheck to paycheck, it is important to be aware of your payroll system and ensure that it is executed properly. Almost half of workers in the U.S. have said that they will look for a new job after two paycheck errors at their place of employment. Knowing this, small businesses must be on top of their payroll in order to retain employees.

Almost 70% of small business say payroll and taxes are a moderate to significant burden. Yet only 45% of small business report outsourcing payroll to a trusted provider.

Small Business Payroll Management Chart

Small Business Payroll Management Chart | Fit Small Business

Let a payroll professional take this burden off of your shoulders. Reach out to an Abacus Payroll advisor today.


Money Matters National Education Day (MMNED)

One volunteer initiative offered by NPW is Money Matters National Education Day (MMNED), acknowledged on September 8, 2022. MMNED promotes financial literacy through volunteers teaching paycheck basics to young adults. From how paychecks are calculated to different possible payment methods, lessons are being taught in-person and virtually to assist in the education of money handling and paycheck necessities.


Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved with and participate in National Payroll Week this year. For starters, join us in celebrating and giving a heartfelt thanks to the payroll professionals in our life on social media through the hashtags #NPW and #NationalPayrollWeek on social media!

You can volunteer for Money Matters National Education Day through the National Payroll Week website. Volunteers can sign up to receive a curriculum and custom teaching materials to help host a successful event of informing young adults about the importance of financial literacy. They will also earn 1 RCH for teaching a lesson and receive a special citation from the APA.

Visit the National Payroll Week website for more information on the celebration and how to get involved.


Paycheck Calculators and Resources

Still curious about the intricacies of payroll? Abacus Payroll’s Resource Center is a great place to start.

Abacus Payroll Paycheck Deductions for Employees

The most common withholdings and deductions seen in employee paychecks including federal and state income taxes, FICA and social security, wage garnishments, health insurance premiums and other benefits.


Over the years, we have built a robust Resource Center that has dozens of helpful HR and business-related blog posts, annual tax and wage rate changes, downloadable payroll forms, and 8 complimentary paycheck calculators. Subscribe to our email list for webinar notifications, e-news updates, our annual Payroll Tax Alert, and more.


Contact Abacus Payroll, Inc.

We are extremely grateful towards our amazing staff and we’re just as thankful for our loyal clients. Our payroll success comes from our strong team of dedicated professionals along with clients who care about the financial well-being of their employees. If you need assistance with your business’s payroll, contact an Abacus Payroll advisor today!



About the Author: Abacus Payroll

Abacus Payroll, Inc. is a leading provider of payroll solutions for businesses of all sizes. Whether yours is a family-owned small business or a national corporation, we provide payroll, tax and other financial services on time and at an affordable price. Unlike other payroll providers, Abacus Payroll will assign your very own payroll specialist who will understand your payroll needs inside and out. So no more speaking to a different person each time, no more sitting on hold for hours and most importantly no more missed deadlines! Contact us today to see how we can help your business. You can count on us.