Looking for ways to demand more accountability? Give your people assignments, confirm they understand and then set a precise deadline for them to produce results or turn in their work. Say, “I’d like to receive your full report by 3:30 p.m. on July 30,” not, “Get that to me by the end of July.” Send a follow-up note to reinforce the deadline.
Thousands of employers have been snared in the IRS's all-out initiative to increase employment-tax audits—its first such initiative in 25 years. A main target: the tax treatment and reporting of employee fringe benefits....Click here to find out more.