Payroll services to suit your needs

Backyard Payroll LLC, sister company to Backyard Bookkeeper LLC, now offers two easy and affordable payroll processing options for businesses of all sizes. Whether you are looking for regular payroll support or just need help with an isolated issue, we are here to help.


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Our Payroll Services

Organizing payroll, tracking payments, and settling taxes can be a lot to juggle. At Backyard Payroll, getting started is easy, then all we need from you each month are employee hours. We can take care of everything else.

With each of our payroll service plans, we include:

  • Delivery of direct deposit paychecks
  • Calculation of hard-copy paychecks
  • Planning for and submission of state and federal taxes
  • Organization and delivery of end-of-year tax information
  • Management of payments to employee retirement accounts
  • Arrangement of deductions and reimbursements
Flexible Payroll

This option is best suited for clients who prefer flexibility in paying paychecks and who don’t need help planning for payroll taxes.


  • Check payments on a varying schedule.
  • State and Federal tax planning while keeping payments flexible.
  • Quick two-day lead time to generate payments.  
  • Low monthly rate is ideal for small businesses.
  • Offers you greater control of your money at any given time.
Simple, Pay-as-you-go Payroll

This service is best for businesses who prefer to get their payroll taxes out of the way at the same time they pay employees. With more automation, it is a great choice for businesses who just need to keep things simple.


  • Paycheck delivery on a regular schedule.
  • State and Federal tax planning.
  • Tax payments with every paycheck, ensuring that you never fall short.
  • Automated approach helps simplify payroll for busy businesses.
  • Employee portal allows employees to update their own payment and tax withholding preferences.
Office Manager
Jess, Office Manager, Customer Service, Tech Support, and Super Hero. She likes doing things well and making sure everyone she is in contact with feels happier when they leave. Her background includes teaching technology, running an office, bookkeeping, and protecting...
Alex Mic-Podar
Alex Mic-Podar
Business Developer - CEO
Alex has been working most of her life and has a knack for knowing what people need. She keeps our bookkeepers in line when they party too hard. Alex loves Coke, Tom Cruise, and Mini Coopers, and won’t eat anything...
Julie DeLong
Julie DeLong
Bookkeeper - Owner
Julie is an experienced bookkeeper and accountant. Since the founding of Backyard Bookkeeper in 2008, she has worked with over 250 different companies in a wide variety of industries, including construction, nonprofit, health care, consulting, retail sales, online sales, legal,...
Payroll Specialist
Mary enjoys making order out of chaos, checking off to-do lists, and the site of a brand new day planner. She loves ice-cold diet Coke, being outdoors, swimming, and spending time with her husband and little boy. Mary is a...

Your payroll specialists

Julie is the owner of both Backyard Bookkeeper LLC and Backyard Payroll LLC, with over 10 years of bookkeeping and payroll experience. 

Mary is our multi-state payroll specialist, with experience running payroll in over 30 states, managing benefits, and advising in HR issues.