Did You Know … ? - 05/6/10

Did you know…? For calendar year 2009, Purdue University’s Tax Department issued:
    • 34,253  W-2’s for employees
    •   2,550  1099-MISC’s for independent contractors
    •   1,756  1042S’s for nonresident aliens.

Did you know…? In the first quarter of 2010, Purdue University’s Payroll Department paid $150,521,556 in net payroll. And did you know that of that amount, $150,367,486 was paid electronically -- or approximately 99.9 percent!

Note: Business @ Purdue News is pleased to provide readers with this fun, yet enlightening new feature. The tidbits of “Did You Know…?” information are intended to educate readers about the depth and breadth of the University’s business areas. Business @ Purdue News invites readers to share their own fun facts about their areas and departments by emailing them to for consideration.