Employee or Independent Contractor: The Consequences of Misclassification

Independent Contractor or Employee? When classifying a worker as an independent contractor or employee, employers should consider the following factors: Does the company have the right to control what and how the worker does the [...]

By | June 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Employee or Independent Contractor: The Consequences of Misclassification

Wells Fargo Payroll Clients Being Moved to ADP

What's Changed? In an effort to reduce costs, Wells Fargo has agreed to transition their payroll services clients to payroll and HR giants, ADP.  The transition, which will begin May 24th, is scheduled to be [...]

By | May 8th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Wells Fargo Payroll Clients Being Moved to ADP

New W4 for 2020 Tax Season

Disappointing Tax Return? Tax season is over for now, and some tax payers may have been disappointed with the size of their tax refund, or worse, surprised that they still owed the IRS money.  Changes [...]

By | April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on New W4 for 2020 Tax Season

New Overtime Rule Has Been Proposed

Exempt Employees:  Current Rule According to the Department of Labor, executive, professional, administrative, and computer employees can be considered exempt from minimum wage and overtime under the white collar exception.  In order to be considered [...]

By | March 20th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on New Overtime Rule Has Been Proposed

How to Identify and Avoid Payroll Phishing Email Scams

How to Identify Phishing Emails The IRS has issued a warning about an increase in phishing email scams directed at payroll and HR personnel.  The scams generally involve employee W2's, direct deposit information, or wire [...]

By | February 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Identify and Avoid Payroll Phishing Email Scams

2019 W4 Form Available, Major Changes Delayed Until 2020

The IRS has issued a new W4 form for 2019.  Changes to the tax code that were put into effect in early 2018 were expected to lead to major changes to the 2019 W4.  After [...]

By | December 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2019 W4 Form Available, Major Changes Delayed Until 2020