The Integrity Blog

August 2017

Dynamics GP Payroll Getting Too Complicated?

2017-08-20T14:31:50+00:00 August 20th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|

Payroll accounting and payroll processing are complicated. Even with close oversight and great accounting software, it can be tough to be efficient and accurate. Payroll Tool #1: Employee Accounts and Splits In today’s workplace, employees are more flexible than ever. They’re not restricted to staying within the confines of one department or a single project, [...]

IRS will not waive penalties for employer mandate under ACA

2017-08-28T10:38:49+00:00 August 15th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|

In a series of information letters, the IRS has clearly indicated that it won’t waive employer mandate penalties under the Affordable Care Act. For example, in a letter from the IRS to House Representative Bill Huizenga dated April 14, 2017 related to a question from an applicable large employer, it was made clear that the [...]

ACA: A Perfect Storm of Delays, Executive Orders & Legislative “in”- Action Spells Bad News for Many Employers

2017-08-28T11:41:10+00:00 August 8th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|

According to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers with at least 50 full-time or full-time equivalent employees are required to offer affordable health care insurance to their employees. This was set to begin in calendar year 2015. Well … that requirement then changed for 2015 to employers with at least 100 employees. And then, in [...]

Make Pay Rate Changes Quickly and Correctly the First Time

2017-08-01T16:23:56+00:00 August 1st, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll User Group|

There are any number of reasons to change an employee’s pay rate, such as a change in job responsibilities, raise or promotion. Changing departments or rewarding employees can happen on any day of the week and, chances are, it won’t correspond with the end of a pay period. This creates a special challenge for the [...]

July 2017

Relieve This Payroll Challenge Once and For All

2017-07-25T16:33:44+00:00 July 25th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|

Many employees take extended vacation during the summer months. That means their colleagues are picking up the slack and taking on tasks that can’t be put on hold. Recording time and expenses for employees that work across several departments or cost centers is a time-intensive process. Relieve this common payroll challenge once and for all [...]

Attract and Retain Skilled Job Candidates With Strong Benefit Programs

2017-07-05T12:00:04+00:00 July 5th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll User Group|

Many of today’s job candidates are evaluating benefits alongside other workplace qualities. A recent study by Fractl revealed that candidates are considering health, dental and vision insurance along with leave and retirement benefits when rating a job offer. Offering strong benefit programs is one way to attract the skilled candidates you need; however, they can [...]

June 2017

Stay Connected With Employees This Summer With Employee E-Mail Suite

2017-06-28T12:33:27+00:00 June 28th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|

School is out and summer vacations are getting booked. While your employees are away, work doesn’t stop. It can be difficult to stay connected with employees during the summer months. Instead of stuffing envelopes or passing papers through interoffice mail, save time and effort by deploying the Employee E-Mail Suite. This secure system will expedite [...]