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14 11, 2017

Do You Understand Your Employees’ Financial Stress?

2017-11-14T15:31:59+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Americans are in financial trouble. Sixty-three percent don’t have $500 in a savings account; more than 70 percent have less than $15,000 saved for retirement. The majority of Americans are in debt. That’s stressful. And that stress carries over into the workplace. Now enlightened employers are trying to help. Let’s look at some recent news [...]

12 11, 2017

Have you received an ACA “love letter” from the IRS?

2017-11-21T14:39:57+00:00 November 12th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

Content updated on November 11, 2017 *We recommend opening the linked forms in Internet Explorer for proper viewing. As stated back in April of this year, the IRS will begin enforcement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) any day now. They have now published a draft of the soon to be sent Employer Shared Responsibility [...]

19 10, 2017

GP User Group Summit – The Name Says It All

2017-10-20T13:44:48+00:00 October 19th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll and HR Software|0 Comments

|| Written by Dan Doolin, Senior Account Executive As we gathered in Nashville last week for the GPUG summit event, I had mentally prepared for another big conference; making certain we have everything for the booth, meetings scheduled, logo wear packed, and goals set. As an event sponsor/exhibitor with a hefty investment in the [...]

18 10, 2017

The Affordable Care Act – the repeal/replace saga continues

2017-10-19T09:00:00+00:00 October 18th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

Just when we thought the Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal/replace effort was off the table for this year, two executive decisions that impact the ACA are made. It is important to note, however, that neither impact the employer mandate so our advice remains the same: stay the course for 2017 employer reporting. Two executive decisions [...]

19 09, 2017

2017 Draft Instructions for Forms 1094-C & 1095-C Released

2017-09-19T17:59:09+00:00 September 19th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

On September 7th, 2017, the IRS released a draft of the instructions for completing forms 1094-C and 1095-C used by employers to comply with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting requirements to employees and the IRS. Individuals responsible for completing these forms will surely appreciate that there were very few changes identified for 2017 reporting. [...]

22 08, 2017

Financial Wellness Programs are the Top Employee Benefits

2017-08-23T16:18:06+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|General Payroll and HR|0 Comments

What’s the top employee benefit for 2017? Financial wellness programs seem to be at the top of the list this year. It used to be enough incentive for businesses to offer their employees a 401K or some sort of qualified retirement plan. Today’s employees are looking for more and employers are investigating new options. Aon [...]

15 08, 2017

IRS will not waive penalties for employer mandate under ACA

2017-08-28T10:38:49+00:00 August 15th, 2017|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

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 [...]

5 07, 2017

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

28 06, 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|0 Comments

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 [...]