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Question of the Week

Q.- We offer our employees the option to purchase a “legal services” plan. The plan gives employees discounts on various legal services like drafting a will, negotiating ...
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VPN for Secure Employer Network Access

Using a virtual private network (VPN) protects against cyber intruders when working remotely.
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Pregnant Worker Protections

Two new laws, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA) and the Providing Urgent Maternal Protections for Nursing Mothers Act (PUMP) were signed into law in late 2022. ...
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State ACA Reporting

While employers are actively preparing for form distribution and reporting under the federal Affordable Care Act law, employers in some states must also consider state ...
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Tax Season Scams

The IRS warns people to protect their personal and financial information during tax season. At this time of year, the IRS sees an increase in fraudulent activity ...
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2023 Fringe Benefit Tax Guide

The IRS released Publication 15-B, the Employer’s Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits, for use in 2023.
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Form 1095-C; Line 16

The deadline for furnishing form 1095-C is fast approaching. Completing lines 14 and 16 on the form is the most daunting task for employers. Reviewing coding on these ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- Are over the counter cold medicines eligible for reimbursement from a health flexible spending account plan?
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Guidance on Securing Wireless Devices While in Public Places

The National Security Agency provides guidance on securing wireless devices while in public places. The NSA information sheet explains the techniques cyber criminals use ...
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No More Non-Competes

Last week, the Federal Trade Commission issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking which, if finalized, would nullify all employer non-compete agreements. A non-compete ...
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