Get the Real Info on Free Payroll Check Writing Software

In almost every case, free payroll check writing software is the kind of thing that’s simply too good to be true. There are definitely scams and bad actors out there, but most of the time, it’s a simple marketing trick. Whether it’s the software developer or a third-party site, “get free software” typically refers to a free trial. Sometimes, it points to software that isn’t even close to providing the kind of functionality your business needs to write paychecks.

Free Payroll Check Writing Software from AMS

With this in mind, Advanced Micro Solutions (AMS) also offers a trial period and demo for free payroll check writing software. In fact, we strongly recommend it because we know how easy it is to fall in love with our solutions. Built on our intuitive, menu-driven interface, AMS Payroll offers all the data management capabilities you need to quickly and confidently process your company payroll and produce paychecks or direct deposit for your workers. And we want you to recognize that our software system provides better payroll management as well as better value for your software dollar-for-dollar.

Get to Know AMS Payroll Software

  • Supports all 50 states plus the District of Columbia
  • Support for up to 1,999 payers and up to 9,999 employees per payer.
  • Excellent for meeting all small business payroll software  needs.
  • Automatically calculate federal, state and local payroll taxes.
  • State and Federal tax tables are included and updated as needed.
  • Up to 40 User Defined Fields can be set up for deductions/additions such as 401K or Health Insurance.
  • Processes Employee Direct Deposit payroll information.
  • Over 30 different Check Types are supported.
  • Supports Federal payroll forms such as the 941, 940, 943, 944 and 1040 Sch H. See complete forms list.
  • Includes SUI forms for all 50 states, the District of Columbia See complete forms list.
  • Electronically file employer forms.
  • Includes the ability to magnetically/electronically file 941, 944, and 940 forms as well as nearly 30 state quarterly returns.
  • State and Federal Tax deposit information, as well as disbursements, can be recorded.

Our Modular Products and Pricing

There is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solution for payroll software. Some businesses are looking for a reliable direct deposit mechanism. Others are surprised to learn how reasonable the costs are for printing MICR checks with the addition of our Software Generated Forms required. Here’s another sense in which our payroll check writing software is “free:” After making the initial investment in AMS Payroll and Software Generated Forms, you can print as many paychecks as your business needs, rather than per check fee services that tend to add up quickly. Plus, more than just a standalone payroll system, the data will be automatically transferred to quarterly and end-of-year filing forms. Interested in electronically filing? We have E-File solutions as well. Use our catalog of modular products to put together a custom software package that speaks to your company’s priorities:


Software Solutions from AMS

Our W-2 and 1099 Forms Filer is our only required platform. From there, users pick the services they need. Choose from the tools below to build out your customized accounting software.