CATEGORY: Employee Benefits

Updated Employee Leave Requirements for Coronavirus

MAY 29, 2020

States are continuing to update their laws, regulations and guidance about employee leave taken for COVID-19 reasons. This HR Compliance read more +

EEOC Updates Employer Guidance on Coronavirus and the ADA

MAY 19, 2020

On May 19. 2020 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued additional answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about how read more +

PPP Guidance for Employees Refusing to Return to Work

MAY 11, 2020

The Payroll Protection Program (PPP), part of the CARES Act and response to the COVID-19 pandemic, makes small business loans read more +

What the Coronavirus Could Mean for Healthcare Costs

MAY 5, 2020

The insurance marketplace hinges on uncertainty. Costs are determined by how likely an event is to happen. If something is read more +

Federal Agencies Issue COVID-19 Relief for Employee Benefit Plans

APRIL 30, 2020

On April 28, 2020, the Departments of Labor (DOL) and the Treasury (Departments) issued deadline relief to help employee benefit read more +

Benefits and Marketplace Trends Through the Lens of COVID-19

APRIL 30, 2020

Even the most optimistic person will concede that the world won’t be returning to exactly how it was before the read more +

Which Unemployment Program is for You? (WI)

APRIL 24, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) issued this document to help provide general information about unemployment insurance benefits for read more +

Coronavirus Bill Requiring Paid Employee Leave Signed Into Law

APRIL 3, 2020

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the Act) into law. The Act requires read more +

Responding to an Employee’s Positive Coronavirus Test

APRIL 1, 2020

As the number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases grows daily, employers across the country are dealing with the difficult read more +

New Coronavirus Relief Laws Require Paid Employee Leave

MARCH 20, 2020

As part of sweeping legislation signed into law by President Trump on March 18, 2020, two laws were enacted that read more +

What To Do If You're Sick With COVID-19

MARCH 19, 2020

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by a type of coronavirus read more +

COVID-19 Outbreak: Keeping Workplaces, Homes and Schools Safe

MARCH 19, 2020

With the recent COVID-19 outbreak, it is essential that we take the necessary steps to keep ourselves and others safe. read more +

Working From Home During a Coronavirus Outbreak

MARCH 19, 2020

For many, working from home is just the daily routine. For people unfamiliar with remote work, it can take some read more +

Coronavirus and the Workplace – Compliance Issues for Employers

MARCH 18, 2020

As the number of reported cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to rise, employers are increasingly confronted with the read more +

CEO Report - Coronavirus

MARCH 15, 2020

Over the course of the past few days, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has quickly shifted from a story we were read more +

Coronavirus Resources

MARCH 12, 2020

“Over the course of the past few days, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has quickly shifted from a story we were read more +

ACA Reporting Deadline for Employers

FEBRUARY 3, 2020

ACA reporting under Section 6055 and Section 6056 for the 2019 calendar year is due in early 2020. Although the read more +

FAQs: 2020 W-4 Form

JANUARY 24, 2020

On December 5th, 2019, the IRS released an updated version of its W-4 form. Employers use the form to determine read more +

IRS Provides Transition Relief for 2019 ACA Reporting

DECEMBER 3, 2019

On December 2, 2019, IRS Notice 2019-63 extended the due date for furnishing forms to individuals under Sections 6055 and read more +

Draft Forms for 2019 ACA Reporting Released

NOVEMBER 18, 2019

On Nov. 13, 2019, the IRS released draft 2019 forms and instructions for ACA reporting under Code Sections 6055 and read more +