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IRS “Pay or Play” Penalty Letters Coming

Employers Will Have Opportunity to Respond Before Penalty Assessment The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced that it will begin mailing employers letters informing them of their potential liability for…

Compliance Alert – Increased Tax Savings for 2018

  The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced a number of inflation-adjusted tax items for 2018, some of which remain unchanged.   *Flexbile Spending Accounts (FSAs)  The annual dollar limit on employee…

2016 Employer Benefits Survey Released

This annual survey of employers provides a detailed look at trends in employer-sponsored health coverage including premiums, employee contributions, cost-sharing provisions, and employer opinions. The 2016 survey included almost 1,900…

Why you should use an offer of employment letter with new hires

  Once you’ve completed the long process of advertising for a new position within your organization, combing through dozens of resumes and conducting several rounds of interviews, the next important…

IRS Extends Due Dates for ACA Information Reporting

Employers subject to the Affordable Care Act’s 2015 information reporting requirements now have extra time to give forms to employees and to file them with the government. In Notice 2016-4,…