Payroll can be complicated, staying on top of the ever-changing laws. Many different taxes have to be paid, whether federal, state, and sometimes county.
Payroll can be time-consuming and costly for businesses. It can remove you away from generating sales and maintaining clients, or you have to hire a payroll specialist to ensure compliance.
There are horror stories of employees not paying the payroll taxes owed, which causes costly penalties and fees the company must pay.