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Name for final payment to a deceased employee

November 6, 2023
November 6, 2023


Q. In what name should we make final payments for a deceased employee? On the W-9 section:1- is in the name of the Estate.2-has no information3-Trust/Estate is checked4-no information5-has the deceased employee’s address The requestor's name and address field has another person’s name listed, the wife with a different last name. My payroll team is requesting AP to issue the payment in the wife’s name. It’s a final payroll payment that includes vacation pay. A. (Answered by Sovos, a 3rd party…

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