Payroll Service Closes... Leading entertainment industry payroll service, Axium, has abruptly closed its doors. Word spread within the film production and industry community today, with clients suddenly notified that the move is immediate, according to various sources who tipped off indieWIRE this afternoon. Calls to Axium's various offices went to after hours voicemail during the day today and rival payroll companies have been buzzing about the situation, seeking to pick up new business. Axium had been increasingly aggressive marketing its services at numerous film festivals. We invite readers to send anonymous news tips and buzz to indieWIRE: tips [@] indiewire [dot] com.