Archive for Tag: Payroll

12.18.19

Be Prepared for 2020 State Minimum Wage Changes

The current federal minimum wage rate is $7.25 per hour. However, many states have adopted minimum wage rates higher than the federal rate. When the state rate and the federal rate are different, employers must pay their employees the higher rate. While Utah, Wyoming, and Idaho are not increasing their minimum wage in 2020, the […]

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12.13.19

What’s New with the 2020 W-4 Form?

On December 5, 2019, the IRS released the 2020 version...
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10.01.19

Frequently Asked Questions About the New White Collar Overtime Exemption Rule

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a new final...
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09.25.19

Overtime Rules are Changing in 2020

Yes, we are talking about overtime again. On September 24,...
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05.24.19

Do Employers Have to Pay Employees Who are Waiting to Work?

Employee pay questions are incredibly common and ensuring compliance with...
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05.21.19

Common Overtime Mistakes that Cost Employers Thousands of Dollars

Recently the Department of Labor ruled that a company located...
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04.29.19

Be on the Lookout for Payroll Direct Deposit Scams

Recently the IRS warned tax professionals and payroll processors about an increase in email scams targeting HR professionals who process payroll for their organizations. Many small businesses, including some of our clients have received these emails. The way the scam works is an email is sent to an HR or payroll professional impersonating another employee […]

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03.08.19

Proposed Overtime Rule Changes Are Back on the Table

In 2016, we talked a lot about potential changes to...
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01.18.19

Correctly Calculating Employee Overtime Pay

Calculating overtime is one area where many employers unintentionally run...
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12.31.18

2019 State Minimum Wage Rate Changes

A new year often brings about new changes in employment...
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