Making the rounds among your bosses at 7:00 p.m. before heading out the door can prove a time-sapping waste. You may wind up shooting the breeze when you’re eager to get home and eat. The solution: In the morning, explain that your goal for the day is to complete a long list of projects by 5:45 (or whenever you want to leave). Don’t apologize for leaving “early.” Just complete what you said you would and head home.
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.