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19 09, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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 [...]

20 06, 2017

Don’t Let Pay Period Rate Changes Cause Problems

June 20th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|0 Comments

There are many reasons to adjust pay rates for an employee, and a growing business may take on new hires at any time. However, adjusting pay rates for new and existing employees is easier said than done in the payroll department. Manual calculations and making adjustments is complicated, even with modern enterprise resource planning (ERP) [...]

13 06, 2017

Keep Track of Employees and Manage Leave Time With Comprehensive Leave Manager

June 13th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|0 Comments

We made it through a long, cold winter and employees probably have spring fever. It’s that time again for long weekends and vacations—and in turn, the challenge of keeping track of your employees’ time off by manual means. If you want a more efficient and accurate way to manage leave time, take a look at [...]

6 06, 2017

Struggling to Manage Multiple Cost Centers? Here’s Your Solution

June 6th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP|0 Comments

Construction companies, healthcare networks, consulting firms and many other industries optimize labor resources through employee sharing. Skilled employees may work on multiple projects at the same time or within multiple departments throughout the day. While sharing skilled employees across your business works wonders for productivity, it wreaks havoc in the payroll and accounting department. Splitting [...]

23 05, 2017

Employees Are Watching Their Retirement Plans, You Should Too

May 23rd, 2017|Microsoft Dynamics GP|0 Comments

Are you ready for retirement? Many employees are asking that very question, specifically as it applies to their retirement plans. Are they making enough contributions? Is the employer matching them? There is a lot to think about from both the employee’s perspective, as well as the employer’s perspective. Managing retirement plans can get tricky. Employees [...]