Glitch for PTO banks: Constructive receipt

  • May 29, 2017

Before you take the leap into PTOs, two private letter rulings from the IRS may temper your enthusiasm for them by dredging up the dreaded concept of constructive...

APA Day 3: Changing pay cycles successfully

  • May 19, 2017

A change to the payroll cycle affects every employee, even those whose pay won’t be impacted, because employees talk. So, planning for the change is key, and...

10 simple payroll rules HR should know

  • April 05, 2017

As predictably as the sun will rise tomorrow, every April 15 the local news will show people lined up at post offices frantically getting their 1040s in the mail...

Health plans: Regs, regs and more regs

  • March 21, 2017

Three federal agencies—the IRS, the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services—hold sway over group health plans. Each agency has...

W-2 penalty box

  • February 10, 2017

For 2017, penalties for failing to file correct W-2s, 1095s and 1099s, or to provide recipients with correct statements, increase.