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Time & Pay Introduces Employee Benefit Enrollment System

Time & Pay is pleased to announce the roll out of our Employee Benefit Enrollment system. Partnering with EverythingBenefits, Time & Pay can now provide an system integrated with our PayEntry that will allow employers to manage benefits and their employee enrollment in company benefit offerings. If you are tired of all the work involved in [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Time & Pay Introduces Employee Benefit Enrollment System

Tennessee Labor Dept Requires New Labor Law Poster

The Tennessee Labor Dept has implemented changes that require a new labor law poster. The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Unemployment Division updated the unemployment benefit claims website, Jobs4TN.gov, as the official website to file claims and has connected the unemployment system with a job search database.  This will allow a better connection [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Tennessee Labor Dept Requires New Labor Law Poster

Tennessee SUI Wage Base Unchanged in 2017

Tennessee SUI Wage Base to Remain Unchanged  for 2017.  Tennessee Dept of Revenue announced that the State's Unemployment Trust Fund did not exceed 1 billion dollars and thus the wage base for 2017 for determining SUI taxable income will remain at $8,000. As of late December, Tennessee was the only state in the union unable to [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Tennessee SUI Wage Base Unchanged in 2017

Labor Department in the News for 2017

The Labor Department (DOL) is in the news at the beginning of 2017. DOL files legal brief regarding delay in new OT rule. The Labor Department filed a Brief on December 15, 2016 stating the the Texas court acted in error in delaying the implementation of the new OT rules that increased the wage cap [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Labor Department in the News for 2017

Tennessee Now Requires E-Verify

Employers with over 50 employees now required to use E-Verify. Starting January 1, 2017, all Tennessee employers with 50 or more employees will be required to use the E-Verify system in order to verify the employment eligibility of workers hired on or after January 1. This new requirement results from a 2016 amendment to the [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Tennessee Now Requires E-Verify

20 States to Increase Minimum Wage Jan 2017

20 states increased minimum wage levels on January 1, 2017. They are: Washington DC   +$ 1.00   to  $ 12.50 Mass.                     +    1.00   to     11.00 Washington         +    1.53    to     11.00 California   [...]

By | December 31st, 2016|News|Comments Off on 20 States to Increase Minimum Wage Jan 2017

IRS Extends Some Tax Deadlines for Gatlinburg Fire Victims

The Internal Revenue Service announced today that employers in Sevier County, TN (the county where Gatlinburg is located), affected by the Nov. 28 wildfires have until March 31, 2017, to file certain taxes. Under their announced tax relief, employment and certain excise tax returns due after Nov. 27 will be due by March 31. Additionally, [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on IRS Extends Some Tax Deadlines for Gatlinburg Fire Victims

The ACA and the Election

As a result of the of the November election, there seems little doubt that the ACA (ObamaCare) as it is known today will go through major changes, if not be completely repealed, under the new administration. However, this will not be an easy process as the program has now been in place for over 4 years. [...]

By | December 8th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The ACA and the Election

New Overtime Regulation Put On Hold

The new Overtime rule that businesses have been scrambling to comply with  has been put on hold. On Tuesday, Nov 22, a Texas court ruled that the Obama administration and the Dept. of Labor had overstepped their legal bounds in enacting new Overtime Regulations and ordered the enactment of the regulations be put on hold [...]

By | November 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on New Overtime Regulation Put On Hold

Time & Pay Continues Support of Local Charities

Time & Pay is pleased to be able to support a number of local charities that are an important part of our communities. On Nov 1, 2016, Time & Pay announced the sponsorship of Family Promise's Song Fest 2016 taking place on Nov 13. Family Promise is an organization that focuses on getting homeless families [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Time & Pay Continues Support of Local Charities