Payroll software for sole traders

Introducing Payroller, the ultimate payroll solution for sole traders.

Managing your business payroll is easy and hassle-free with Payroller.

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Payroll made accessible

ATO compliant

STP-approved by the Australian Tax Office (ATO)

Fast setup

Simplify and automate all your payroll and STP processes

Reliable reporting

Keep clear records of who’s been paid in real-time

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easy to use payroll system
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easy to use once set up
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Easiest payroll solution for sole traders

You are responsible for managing your own payroll as a sole trader in Australia.  This includes calculating and reporting your own taxes.

Payroller is the easiest way to self-manage single touch payroll (STP) and meet ATO (Australian Tax Office) laws.  As a sole trader, you must pay income tax on your business income.

Our self-service payroll system automates wage, superannuation, income tax withholding and leave calculations so you can focus on your day-to-day work.

85% of our users run their first payroll in under 15 minutes.

Payroll made accessible.

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On the go payroll for sole traders

Make STP pay runs wherever you are and on any device including mobile app and web.  Generate payslips that meet Fair Work laws straight from your pay runs.

You can even make superannuation payments with the Payroller and BEAM super clearing house integration.

Lodge your single touch payroll and tax reports with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) on time with our cloud payroll solution.


Payroll & tax simplified, for sole traders

As a sole trader, you’re used to doing everything yourself.  Payroller is the most affordable payroll compliance solution for sole traders who don’t need complex accounting packages.  Our cloud payroll system is approved by the Australian Tax Office (ATO) and is easy to use.

This is why our self-service single touch payroll (STP) solution is trusted by thousands of sole traders across Australia. 


Secure payroll access for your bookkeeper

As a sole trader, you are personally liable for any debts or liabilities incurred by your business. This includes any penalties or fines imposed by the Australian Tax Office (ATO) for non-compliance with payroll and tax obligations.

Sometimes, you’ll want expert support from a registered tax agent or accountant.  You can invite your bookkeeper to help manage your payroll with the secure Payroller Agent portal.  

Frequently asked questions about payroll software for sole traders

“Try for free” allows you to discover if Payroller is the right software for you and your business before you commit to our platform. “Try for free” is cost and commitment-free and we do not require any credit card details to sign up. So give Payroller a try, it only takes a few minutes to get set up.

While the Payroller mobile app is completely free – fees will apply to use the Payroller web app, Xero integration, and to make super contributions through our integrated super clearing house (Beam).

A sole trader payroll solution is a specialised software program designed to simplify the financial management for self-employed individuals running their own businesses. While sole traders technically don’t have “employees” in the traditional sense, these solutions help them manage their income and expenses, ensuring they meet tax obligations with the ATO.

Payroll software for sole traders automates your tax calculations, helps you organize income and expenses, and generates reports for filing. You’ll save time, ensure tax compliance, and gain valuable insights into your business finances – all in one place.

As a sole trader, you can record payments to yourself regardless of your clients’ location. You can get paid by withdrawing from your business bank account, but these aren’t tax deductible for the business. You could also pay yourself a salary, which will be subject to income tax and minimum wage requirements.

Payroller is a flexible payroll software for sole traders, allowing you to set payments over different variables depending on your clients.

Payroll software offers several reporting options to track both income and expenses, such as income tracking and expense management.

With a sole trader-specific payroll solution, you can streamline your financial management and maintain your business’s financial health.

Payroller is an STP-enabled software that automatically submits payroll information to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) – through a secure cloud network – whenever you perform a payrun. Payroller helps you to track, manage and record your payroll while safely sharing that information (and staying compliant) with the ATO.

As a truly one-stop payroll solution, you can manage staff roster, invite your accountant, bookkeeper or BAS agent and even make Super contribution (Beam) on Payroller.

Absolutely, you may share your account and even set different access permissions.

Only a few minutes. The majority of our customers get up and running within 15 minutes. If you do need more help in getting set up, simply reach out to our capable live agents and they will have you using Payroller like a seasoned user in no time. Check out our handy user guides.

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Yes, Payroller is integrated with Xero. By connecting your Xero account to Payroller, you can easily export and share payroll information cross-platforms.

Experience the many benefits of Payroller for sole traders. Try Payroller now for free!

Payroll made accessible.

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