FICA wage base remains $118,500 in 2016

  • October 15, 2015

The Social Security Administration has announced that the 2016 taxable wage base for the Social Security portion of FICA will remain $118,500. The 6.2% Social Security...

How long do you retain W-2 information?

  • May 14, 2015

Q: A former employee has requested a copy of his 2003 W-2 form. We backed up the data, sent it to a remote storage facility and purged it years ago. It would be...

You: Payroll’s elf on a shelf

  • December 04, 2013

Since you don’t have an elf to take care of all the December year-end payroll details, you have to do it yourself. Here’s help getting started.