Patriot Software Updates | Accounting & Payroll

Software Updates

Noteworthy enhancements are below.

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Department Work-from-home Feature Enhancements

June 26, 2023

Payroll customers, we see you. We’ve noticed that since the changes in the workforce since COVID, many companies embraced work-from-home options to retain top talent. Ensuring remote employees could be assigned to departments became even more essential for accurate reporting. Our newest enhancement allows you to assign your employees who work remotely to departments. The […]

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Update Employee Hourly Rates During Payroll

June 12, 2023

Payroll admins and business owners, have you ever experienced frustration because you’ve forgotten to update an employee’s hourly rate? We know that sometimes the unexpected happens. Whether it’s an employee deserving a raise for their hard work or a necessary adjustment due to unforeseen circumstances, our newest feature lets you handle it all without skipping […]

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Payroll Permissions 

June 2, 2023

We’re over the moon to announce we have added fundamental payroll permissions for our payroll customers. In addition to being able to add unlimited users, you can now assign payroll permissions to your software account. With a click of a button, payroll admins or managers can deny access, grant full access to payroll, or give […]

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HR Manager Permissions

May 26, 2023

We’re excited to announce Manager Permissions for our HR Software, allowing employers or payroll admins to assign manager permissions so they can see key information about their direct and indirect reports. And because you can determine how much access you want managers to have, you can efficiently manage and support your workforce like never before. […]

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Save Payroll and Make Changes

May 9, 2023

You’re almost done entering hours for payroll, and then it hits you. You forgot to change an employee’s contribution amounts, tax information, or direct deposit. Sigh. You take a screenshot of the page and plan to come back and re-enter all of the information. What a pain! We think so, too. And we discovered that […]

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Semi-monthly and Monthly Pay Frequencies for Time & Attendance 

May 4, 2023

We’re so excited. And we just can’t hide it. We now handle more frequencies and we know you’ll like it. Patriot’s Time & Attendance now supports semi-monthly and monthly pay frequencies! Previously, our Time & Attendance only supported weekly and biweekly pay periods. But now, you can pay employees weekly, biweekly, semi-monthly, or monthly and […]

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Multiple Departments in Journal Entries

May 4, 2023

Lovers of organized accounting books, listen up. This one is for you. We want to give users greater editing flexibility on journal entries that they create and allow for more granular categorization of transactions, so we’ve added a way to add departments by line item during your Journal entries. This way, you can easily track […]

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Refund Prefund Directly in Patriot 

April 11, 2023

Refund prefund? Say that five times fast! Patriot payroll customers who use prefunded direct deposit can now initiate a balance return directly in the software—without calling Patriot’s Support team. This update gives you an easy and seamless experience that puts you in control of your money. And if you miss talking with our fabulous Support […]

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Employee Statuses & Effective Dates Access for Vestwell Customers 

March 23, 2023

Are you a payroll customer with a Vestwell 401(k) plan? One of your responsibilities is to track and report employee termination dates to Vestwell. In the past, you needed to have our HR software add-on to track this info directly in Patriot’s software. And if you didn’t use our HR software add-on, you had to manually track employee termination statuses and effective dates on your own. We know that’s a pain. So, we’ve opened up employee status and effective dates access to all our payroll customers with Vestwell 401(k) plans. But wait, there’s more! We’ll also automatically send that info to Vestwell as part of our seamless integration.

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