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

2019 Payroll Update: Social Security Wage Base

The world of payroll and human resources is constantly changing.  It is important for business owners, and all those involved in payroll and HR processes, to stay up-to-date with IRS, Department of Labor, and other agency regulations [...]

By | December 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2019 Payroll Update: Social Security Wage Base

Lowering Employee Financial Stress Will Increase Your Bottom Line

Employers are recognizing that financial stress is major factor when it comes to maintaining a positive and productive work environment.  In fact, 28% of employees say that financial stress is a distraction for them at [...]

By | October 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lowering Employee Financial Stress Will Increase Your Bottom Line