TCJA changes to employee benefits tax breaks: 4 negatives and a positive

TCJA changes to employee benefits tax breaks: 4 negatives and a positive The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) includes many changes that affect tax breaks for employee benefits. Among the changes are four negatives and one positive that will impact not only employees but also the businesses providing the benefits. 4 breaks curtailed Beginning […]

April 23, 2018


3 ways to supercharge your supervisors

3 ways to supercharge your supervisors The attitudes and behaviors of your people managers play a critical role in your company’s success. When your managers are putting forth their best effort, the more likely it is that you’ll, in turn, get the best performances out of the rest of your employees. Here are three ways […]

April 19, 2018


Individual tax calendar: Important deadlines for the remainder of 2018

Individual tax calendar: Important deadlines for the remainder of 2018 While April 15 (April 17 this year) is the main tax deadline on most individual taxpayers’ minds, there are others through the rest of the year that you also need to be aware of. To help you make sure you don’t miss any important 2018 […]

April 18, 2018


Should you file Form SS-8 to ask the IRS to determine a worker’s status?

Should you file Form SS-8 to ask the IRS to determine a worker’s status? Classifying workers as independent contractors — rather than employees — can save businesses money and provide other benefits. But the IRS is on the lookout for businesses that do this improperly to avoid taxes and employee benefit obligations. To find out […]

April 16, 2018


Haven’t filed your 2017 income tax return yet? Beware of these pitfalls

Haven’t filed your 2017 income tax return yet? Beware of these pitfalls The federal income tax filing deadline is slightly later than usual this year — April 17 — but it’s now nearly upon us. So, if you haven’t filed your individual return yet, you may be thinking about an extension. Or you may just […]

April 13, 2018