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Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware attacks continue to plague companies throughout the world. Ransomware is malware that encrypts a computer system and related data, making the system unusable ...
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Identifying Employees

The IRS has a video that helps employers determine if a worker should be considered an employee. All employers must understand how to treat payments made to workers for ...
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Educational Exception for ACA Calculation

Many teachers and other employees of educational institutions do not work during the summer and might not have hours to contribute to an average monthly hour ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- We are hiring some interns for the summer. They will be working more than 30 hours per week, but they will leave after the internship is over at the end of the ...
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Posters in the Workplace

Employers are required to provide certain information to employees and post certain documentation in the workplace. The U.S. Department of Labor requires provides free ...
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Medical Care and Medical Necessity

The IRS issued an information letter confirming that flexible spending account expenses must be for medical care in order to be eligible for reimbursement.
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California Employers and ACA Reporting

When the federal Affordable Care Act tax penalty for not maintaining health coverage was reduced to $0, many states implemented their own mandates for residents to carry ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- We have an employee who is participating in the Dependent Care FSA. He made a $5,000 election for the year. His child turns 13 on June 15, 2022 and he wants to ...
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Happy World Password Day!

May 5 celebrates the 9th anniversary of World Password Day. Intel created World Password Day to educate individuals on the importance of strong passwords. Today and ...
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2023 Inflation Limits

The IRS released Revenue Procedure 2022-24 setting inflation adjustments to the dollar limits for HDHPs/HSAs/HRAs for the 2023 tax year. The increases are significant ...
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