James Wilson

James Wilson

Certified Public Accountant

After graduating from McCombs School of Business in Texas, James joined ThePayStubs as a CPA, in order to make sure the numbers we provide our clients are correct.

Articles by James Wilson
How To Get a Pay Stub from Direct Deposit How To
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How To Get a Pay Stub from Direct Deposit

Getting paid through direct deposit is often the easiest and most convenient choice. You don't have to go to the bank to deposit checks or wait for a check in the mai... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
May. 03, 18
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Electronic Pay Stub: Legal Troubles to Avoid General Knowledge
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Electronic Pay Stub: Legal Troubles to Avoid

If you've taken the leap and decided to use an electronic pay stub for your business, congratulations! Not only is the paperless route more friendly for the environme... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Apr. 20, 18
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How to Get a Check Stub for Loans (for Quick Approval!) How To
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How to Get a Check Stub for Loans (for Quick Approval!)

When any lender evaluates a possible loan candidate, one of their chief concerns is the likelihood that the borrower will pay everything back on time. To gauge your abili... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Apr. 03, 18
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How to Factor Double-Time Wages for Holiday Pay Stubs How To
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How to Factor Double-Time Wages for Holiday Pay Stubs

Holidays don't have to mean HR headaches! It can be difficult and time-consuming to factor in double-time wages when you're processing holiday pay stubs for your... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Mar. 15, 18
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How To Tell The Difference Between A Real And Fake Pay Stub How To
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How To Tell The Difference Between A Real And Fake Pay Stub

Paystubs provide valuable information about employees and how much they earn. Sadly, fake pay stubs are all too common. In 2016, a police officer used a fake pay stub whe... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Mar. 02, 18
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What Does A W2 Income Statement Look Like? General Knowledge
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What Does A W2 Income Statement Look Like?

Looking at a W2 income form can be a confusing site, especially when you've never used one before. As if filing taxes wasn't scary enough though on its own, tryin... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Feb. 27, 18
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How to File a 1099 Misc Form How To
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How to File a 1099 Misc Form

You're never more than 365 days away from filing your taxes, even when you're in the gig economy. If you're a new independent contractor or you employ one, th... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Feb. 27, 18
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Learn How to Read a Pay Stub How To
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Learn How to Read a Pay Stub

Payday is always the best day, but pay stubs can sometimes be confusing. To get ahead financially, you have to be able to track your income. Don't let your eyes go im... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Feb. 16, 18
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Understanding Your Paystub General Knowledge
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Understanding Your Paystub

There's a lot of important information on a paystub and you should know what's there. It doesn't matter whether you have direct deposit or not, you will still... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jan. 19, 18
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What Does the YTD Amount Mean on Your Pay Stubs? General Knowledge
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What Does the YTD Amount Mean on Your Pay Stubs?

Have you ever looked at your pay stub and seen a YTD amount listed, and wanted to know the importance of it? Simply stated, your YTD (short for "Year-to-Date")... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Dec. 21, 17
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