IRS clarifies ACA free-rider penalties

  • June 15, 2018

No sooner had IRS Letter 226J hit applicable large employers’ mailboxes informing them that they may be liable for a free-rider penalty, than questions regarding the...

Hey, kid, get a job!

  • June 04, 2018

If you’re tempted to say that to the teenagers in your house, and thankful that someone else will be employing them this summer, remember that somewhere out there...

7 things to do before your summer vacation

  • May 30, 2018

Ah, the beach. Or maybe you’re a lake and mountain person. Wrinkle: Employees are still going to need to be paid while you’re gone, which means some advance...

APA Congress: Final thoughts

  • May 23, 2018

The American Payroll Association’s 36th Annual Congress, held this year outside Washington, D.C., just concluded. Here are some parting thoughts.

In the Payroll Mailbag: May ’18

  • May 17, 2018

Are employees’ business entertainment expenses taxable? ... What are the rules for reimbursing employees’ home internet access?

APA Day 3: Who’s snooping in your records?

  • May 17, 2018

The fact is, you may never know who’s been snooping around your files. It may be a temp who wasn’t properly vetted or a vendor, such as an electronic W-2 vendor,...

APA Day 2: Emerging trends in payroll law

  • May 16, 2018

Those giant thunderstorms, which hit the East Coast Tuesday night, grounded IRS rep Anita Bartels’ flight from Orlando. So Pete Isberg, VP of Government Relations at...