Use the Set Standard Deductions option on the Payroll Setup menu to set standard deductions that are taken from the employees’ pay. You can set a deduction to be taken as a flat deduction amount, a specific percentage rate, or both.
Step 1. Click Accounting on the Autosoft DMS startup menu.
Step 2. Select Payroll from the Dealership Accounting main menu. The Dealership Payroll menu opens.
Step 3. Click Setup on the Dealership Payroll menu. The Payroll Setup menu opens.
Step 4. From the Payroll Setup menu, select Set Standard Deductions. The Set Standard Deductions screen opens.
Step 5. For each deduction listed, specify the deduction taken.
- If the deduction is a flat dollar amount, type the amount in the $ field.
- If the deduction is based on a percentage, type the rate in the % field.
- If the deduction is based on a flat amount and a percentage, type the appropriate values in both fields.
Step 6. Click Save to save the information. The system returns you to the Payroll Setup screen.