The totals object

Represents the total payroll item amounts for a given pay period.

This object captures total employee, contractor, and company reimbursements, taxes, and benefits.

{
  "employee_gross": "961.54",
  "employee_reimbursements": "0.00",
  "employee_taxes": "249.23",
  "employee_benefits": "0.00",
  "post_tax_deductions": "0.00",
  "employee_net": "712.31",
  "contractor_gross": "100.00",
  "contractor_reimbursements": "15.00",
  "contractor_net": "115.00",
  "company_taxes": "73.56",
  "company_benefits": "0.00",
  "liability": "1150.10",
  "cash_requirement": "1150.10"
}

Attribute

Description

employee_gross
string

Total amount of all employee gross pay, including taxable and non-taxable components. This is the sum of gross_pay for all payroll items.

employee_reimbursements
string

Total amount of all employee reimbursements.

employee_taxes
string

Total amount of all employee tax liability.

employee_benefits
string

Total amount of all employee benefit contributions.

post_tax_deductions
string

Total amount of all employee post-tax deductions.

employee_net
string

Total amount that should be paid from the company to its employees, excluding employee taxes, employee benefit contributions, and imputed income. This is the sum of net_pay for all payroll items.

contractor_gross
string

Total amount of all contractor gross compensation. This is the sum of amount for all contractor payments.

contractor_reimbursements
string

Total amount of all contractor reimbursements.

contractor_net
string

Total amount that should be paid from the company to its contractors, including reimbursements.

company_taxes
string

Total amount of company tax liability.

company_benefits
string

Total amount of company benefit contributions.

liability
string

Total amount that the company owes to employees, contractors, tax agencies, and benefits providers.

cash_requirement
string

Total cash amount that Check will withdraw from the company's account for the payroll after it is approved.