Dismiss and rehire employees

If you're an admin with the required permissions, you can dismiss and rehire employees from your Gusto admin profile. The information below is the same for both employees who voluntarily leave, or who are terminated. 

When you dismiss an employee, there are many implications for their payroll and benefits. Use the dropdowns below to learn what happens when you dismiss an employee, including the timeline of notifications and important compliance implications to consider.

Head to this article when you're ready to run a dismissal payroll. If you have no more employees left to pay, learn how to cancel your Gusto account in this article.