Posts by Romeo Chicco

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Comp Time: Possible Expansion to Private Employers

Compensatory time, aka Comp Time, has been an acceptable practice for government employees, but a recent bill passed by the...

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States Begin to Mandate Worksite Retirement Plans

There is a direct correlation between the size of an employer’s workforce and the likeliness of their offering a retirement...

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Labor Law Posters – Do I Really Need Them?

Yes you do! Whether you have just one employee, the organization is a sole proprietor or corporation, nonprofit or for-profit,...

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Beware of W-2 Phishing Scams

While one should always be vigilant about suspicious emails, this time of the year I recommend an even heightened scrutiny....

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W-2 Box 9 is Back as a Crimefighter

Ever since the IRS did away with the Advanced Earned Income Credit (EIC) in 2010, Box 9 on the W-2...

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22 States Increase Minimum Wage

Happy New Year! With the new year comes 19 states changing their minimum wage effective January 1st, and another three...

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Deciphering the W-2 – A Handy Guide

Over the next few weeks as employees start to receive their 2016 W-2 form, they may likely have questions as...

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Federal Judge Blocks Overtime Pay Change

A federal Judge on Tuesday blocked the law that was passed on May 17th, 2016 to increase the minimum salary...

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IRS Extends Due Date for 2016 ACA Reporting

Yesterday, November 18, the IRS issued Notice 2016-70, which extends the due date for the 2016 requirement to furnish ACA-related...

FUTA Tax Increase

2016 FUTA Tax Credit Reduction States Announced

Under the provisions of the American Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA), a Federal tax is levied on employers covered by...