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February 3, 2019

ERISA Penalties Increase in 2019

Last week, the DOL announced annual increases to penalty amounts, including those that fall under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).

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January 25, 2019

IRS Will Waive Penalties for Tax Withholding Shortcomings

Did you update your withholding tables for this year? Well, the IRS is offering a bit of relief for taxpayers...

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December 3, 2018

State-by-State Minimum Wage Increases for 2019

Can you believe it's December already?? 2019 will be here in no time. To help you start planning ahead, we've gathered a list of the states that will be...

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November 29, 2018

Breaking: IRS Announces Due Date Extension for Forms 1095 to Individuals

The IRS notice, which was just released, extends the due dates for the 2018 information reporting requirements for employers to furnish information...

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November 26, 2018

HHS Announces Record Settlement for HIPAA Breach

Anthem, Inc. has agreed to pay a record setting $16 million to HHS and take substantial corrective action to settle a HIPAA breach assessment...

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November 9, 2018

Retirement Plan Contribution Limit Increases for 2019

The IRS recently announced cost of living adjustments that affect dollar limitations for pension plans (and other retirement-related items) for tax year 2019.

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October 1, 2018

What You Need to Know About the FMLA Tax Credit

While large employers must provide protected leave, FMLA does not require that FMLA leave be paid, although most employers coordinate FMLA leave with their...

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September 24, 2018

Does My Small Business Need to Comply With ERISA?

If you offer pension or welfare benefits to your employees, you've probably encountered ERISA in some capacity.

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September 14, 2018

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Check Withholding ASAP

If you're part of a family with qualifying children under the age of 17, the IRS says that you should review your eligibility for the expanded Child Tax Credit

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August 27, 2018

PrimePay Blog: Short-Term Limited-Duration Health Insurance, Seller Beware

On Aug. 21, Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman announced that insurers who currently sell or plan to sell short-term, limited-duration...

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August 10, 2018

PrimePay Blog: 21 Savvy Questions to Ask Your Potential Payroll Provider

As companies grow, payroll becomes tougher to handle with taxes and compliance, which subsequently puts unwanted stress on the company. When chosen correctly...

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