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
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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Is It Illegal to Make Fake Pay Stubs? General Knowledge
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Is It Illegal to Make Fake Pay Stubs?

Are you looking to be approved for a loan? If so, you're probably aware that most lenders require you to provide recent pay stubs to verify that you're gainfully... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Dec. 18, 17
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Guide: How to 1099 Someone How To
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Guide: How to 1099 Someone

You know what you don't need? More employees. And why should you hire more people? It's expensive. You have to foot the bill on everything from training to benefi... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Dec. 11, 17
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Learn to Read a W2 Like a Pro How To
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Learn to Read a W2 Like a Pro

When you read a W2 for the first time, you're likely to get confused quickly. Understanding tax forms is no one's favorite task. But nearly everyone working in th... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Dec. 11, 17
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What is a W2 and Why do I Need One? General Knowledge
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What is a W2 and Why do I Need One?

That time of year is coming again -- the time when you open your mailbox, find your W2 form and realize you have no idea what to do with it. W2 forms, so many numbers and... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Nov. 30, 17
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Can't Wait for Your W2? Calculate Wages With Your Paystub How To
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Can't Wait for Your W2? Calculate Wages With Your Paystub

When preparing your tax return, the information on your W2 form is usually quite valuable. But you just don't want to wait until February to get your W2 to calculate... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Nov. 29, 17
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How To Fill Out A 1099 Form How To
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How To Fill Out A 1099 Form

Ever had to fill out a 1099 form? As a small business owner or a self-employed individual, you should know all about it! If not, it is high time you reassess your tax res... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Oct. 27, 17
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DIY Payroll: Types of Check Stubs Paper to Know General Knowledge
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DIY Payroll: Types of Check Stubs Paper to Know

In the growing world of electronic payroll software, you might think that keeping physical pay stubs are a thing of the past. But when it comes to keeping track of person... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 13, 17
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How Long to Keep Paycheck Stubs? General Knowledge
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How Long to Keep Paycheck Stubs?

There are a lot of reasons it can be important to hold onto your paycheck stubs. For instance, paystubs can be a handy reference when you need a proof of income letter fo... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 12, 17
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How to Write Proof of Income Letter for Apartments How To
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How to Write Proof of Income Letter for Apartments

The Perfect Proof of Income Letter Finding a new apartment is stressful. Competing with other tenants, weeding out unsuitable units, hiring a moving company... th... Read More

James Wilson By James Wilson
Jun. 10, 17
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