Hiring someone to watch your children, or to provide any other assistance you may need around your home, can be an incredibly time-consuming and difficult process. Making sure you comply with the employment, hiring, payroll, and tax regulations, as well as just being a good employer, is crucial to making this relationship work. How to Hire a Nanny provides guidance from the nation's leading expert on household help-- Guy Maddalone. For more than 25 years, Guy has assisted countless families with finding the right help to meet their needs. In this book, he walks you through the entire process of being an employer of a nanny or other household employee. With practical information and accurate facts, this comprehensive guide is a valuable resource and handy tool that streamlines an otherwise complicated process for the household employer. You'll find help on topics such as: • finding help on your own • employing a noncitizen • forming a work agreement • determining wages and hours • managing payroll, insurance, and taxes • ensuring your home is a safe workplace • and much more. This informative handbook covers everything you need to make the process of hiring and employing household help easy and simple.