SimpleForms wants to simplify the W-4 during the onboarding process for full-time employees. We introduce the IRS Form W-9 and why SimpleForms wants to simplify this form for all freelancers and independent contractors (or contingent employees). The Form W-9 is arguably the most frequently used tax form out there. Not only do independent contractors use
SimpleForms was not the first startup that I have had the opportunity to engage. Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of speaking with many startup companies about potential work roles. Every time I entertained one of these conversations it ended in hesitation and a lack of earnest motivation for that
This week is another exciting time for SimpleForms! We were invited to participate in San Diego Startup Week and it has been another opportunity to get our name out there. Startup Week is an event that brings the community together “to showcase exciting local innovation, share resources and knowledge, and strengthen connections”. Emily was featured
I have admired the business landscape for much of my life, well arguably since my first “real” summer job in high school where I worked for an office organizing and filing documents. I learned that I would much rather use my brain power sitting in an air conditioned office working “professionally” than wrangling shopping carts
We’ve spent the last couple weeks digesting all the contacts we met at the Collision conference and engaging in first round follow ups. One thing that has been tough to come by recently is straightforward constructive criticism. It’s wonderful to have feedback that is so overwhelmingly positive, but I know that to grow to our
I wanted to start this week’s post by introducing why we think SimpleForms is such a needed tool for people going through the new hire process. The most important aspect of what we do right now is simplifying the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form W-4 and IRS Form W-9. One of the questions posed to
I went into Collision thinking it’s this really important event we’ve been working so hard for, and it will ultimately be the place we get funded. While it was still a great event, Collision was great for many reasons outside my initial expectations. The first day of the conference was spent getting our bearings and
As I sit down to write this first blog post for WTF I can’t stop thinking about all the things that have to happen before we leave for Collision. It’s painful because we’ve accomplished so much to get to this point but cannot afford the celebration just yet. I write like everyone should know what
SimpleForms was created to help understand the confusing language in required paperwork. To stop individuals from guessing and blindly completing important documents and creating a easy to use portal between employees and companies.
We store the information the businesses need and provide support to the employee. By creating the pre-step to tax platforms, SimpleForms is the ideal middle between Payroll and Accounting systems.