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The Controller’s Payroll Division provides payroll administration services to over 35,000 City employees and ensures that employees receive the appropriate amount of pay. The Payroll Division also calculates payroll taxes and Social Security, as well as ensuring that they are properly withheld and processed in compliance with City, State, and Federal wage, and hour regulations. The Payroll Division is responsible for paying employees as provided by the City’s various labor agreements and processing pay adjustments, payroll deductions, employee W-4 forms in addition to issuance of employee annual tax (W-2) statements and remittances of Federal and State Tax Returns for the City and County of San Francisco.