Joanne Mitchell-George, J.D., is the author of American Payroll Association Basic Guide to Payroll. She has over 35 years' experience in payroll editorial. Prior to that, she was an editor of state and local tax services. Over the years, Mitchell-George has written California Payroll Guide, Payroll Answer Book, and Quick Reference to Payroll Compliance. She helped develop Pennsylvania Payroll Guide, Ohio Payroll Guide, and Complete Guide to Federal and State Garnishment. She also writes the employee-level booklets How the New Social Security Changes Affect You and How to Make Sure You Have the Right Tax Withheld. In addition, Mitchell-George is currently an editor of Payroll Manager's Letter. She is a recipient of the Newsletter Publication's Foundation's First Place Award for 1999 Best Looseleaf Publication.
Mitchell-George earned her B.S. from Montclair State and her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.