Delightful, modern payroll that is fast, secure, and easy to use. All government payroll taxes, compliance, and filings taken care of automatically.

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Payroll and benefits under one roof

Gusto offers payroll, benefits, and workers compensation to more than 30,000 small businesses. Our comprehensive online payroll service lets you run payroll in minutes from your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Taxes are filed automatically. Plus we offer incredible health benefits plans for every budget, along with dedicated advisors for you, your team and their families.

Gusto gives you:

  • Full service payroll that includes filing all local, state, and federal payroll taxes

  • Employee self-onboarding with lifetime access to pay history and W-2s

  • Payroll that integrates with benefits and workers’ comp so you can manage everything in one place

  • Seamless integration with Xero, allowing payroll information to automatically populate your chart of accounts

  • An accountant dashboard and reseller benefits that make it easy for accountants to use Gusto to process payroll for their clients

Helpful information about Gusto

Who is it for?

Gusto is designed to help both small businesses and accountants take care of payroll, benefits and workers’ compensation in one place, entirely online. Gusto is perfect for small businesses with up to 100 employees. Plus, thousands of accountants partner with Gusto to help their small business clients easily manage payroll.

How does it work with Xero?

Payroll transactions automatically sync with Xero each time you run payroll, keeping your books up to date without manual intervention. This removes duplicate entries, reduces manual errors, and makes month-end a breeze.

How do you sync it with Xero?

To sync your Gusto account to Xero:

  1. Log into Gusto and click on the Settings tab.
  2. Under Software Integration, click Add New Integration.
  3. Click Connect to Xero and enter your credentials.
  4. Choose which payroll transactions to sync to which fields in Xero.
  5. Choose Automatic (recommended) or Manual sync.

How much does it cost?

Gusto’s all-inclusive pricing is simple and transparent. Everything's included: W-2s, 1099s, time-off tracking, off-cycle payrolls, unlimited support and more.
No setup fees, contracts or fine print. It’s just $39 base plus $6 per person billed on a monthly basis.
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Is there a free trial?

Gusto offers a 1 month free trial.

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What countries does it operate in?

Gusto operates in the United States.

What support does it offer?

Gusto expert support is offered through phone, email, and chat. Their licensed health care advisors are also available to you, your employees and their families.

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