ADP Promotes Online Payroll System for Small Businesses

April 12, 2011 ( - More than 100,000 small business owners are now using ADP’s online payroll management solution, RUN Powered by ADP.

According to a press release, RUN allows small businesses to manage their payroll over a secure, Web-based platform to process payroll for employees and contractors.  It also helps to reduce risk by assisting them with best practices for HR compliance, including employee policy handbooks, hiring guidelines and employment law tips and alerts.  

With RUN, clients can: 

  • Enter and review payroll information for employees and contractors;  
  • Pay via checks or direct deposits;  
  • Calculate earnings and deductions as well as federal, state and local taxes;  
  • Review hours and earnings to confirm accuracy before payroll is processed;  
  • Preview payroll liability and cash required, and confirm funds to be withdrawn;  
  • Review reports from the current and previous periods in real time; and  
  • Access HR411, a suite of tools to help better manage HR needs. 



RUN is available on iPhones, iPads and iPods, with Android and RIM-compatible versions scheduled to be released in the near future.