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
General Knowledge
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What You Need to Know About States With No Income Tax

Of 50 US states, there are 7 states with no income tax. If you currently live in a state that takes a substantial cut of your pay for income tax, moving to one of these o... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jul. 17, 19
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Benefits
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The Pros And Cons Of Contract Jobs

With the rise of the gig economy and the transience of people under 40, contract jobs are at an all-time high. As the economy grows and changes, more people are working f... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 18, 19
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Tips And Tricks
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Need Help Navigating The World of Income, Taxes, And Pay Stubs As An Independent Contractor? These 5 Strategies Will Help You Own Tax Season

This tax season was worse than past ones for several reasons. The first is that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act left taxpayers confused about many changes to the tax code that... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
May. 03, 19
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General Knowledge
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What Is The Difference Between A W-2 And A W-4 Form?

Whatever business you are in, tax forms are part of your job, especially between January and April. People often confuse tax Forms W-2 and W-4, as they relate to one anot... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Mar. 05, 19
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How To
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How To Approach Tax Season As A 1099 Employee

Approximately 11% of working, adult Americans are full-time independent contractors and this number is increasing, which means there will be more people who need to work... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Feb. 15, 19
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How To File Taxes With Your Last Pay Stub

Tax season is one of the most stressful times of the year, however, it doesn't have to be. Your W-2 form will provide you with most of the information you need to fil... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Dec. 27, 18
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What Is The Difference Between A Payday, Pay Cycle, And Pay Period?

There are many advantages to paying yourself a paycheck out of your small business. Whether you're learning how to handle your own payroll, or you've hired a few... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jul. 18, 18
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How Are Online Pay Stubs Better Than Excel Sheets?

Pay stub calculation is a central pillar of the operation of many businesses. It's no surprise, then, that there are many different opinions on how best to handle it.... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 18, 18
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The 12 Steps Of Calculating Federal Tax Withholdings

Calculating federal tax withholdings can be a nightmare. The IRS tax code can be very complex, and it can be very frustrating to figure out. It's a growing problem in... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 01, 18
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Who Gets A Form 1099-MISC?

Every once in a while, small business owners face the question of who gets a form 1099-MISC. On this point, the law is clear. If you've done business with an independ... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 01, 18
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