How Biden's American Rescue Plan Might Impact Your Taxes

How Biden's American Rescue Plan Might Impact Your Taxes

President Biden released his “American Rescue Plan” on January 14. It is a wish list of proposals to address the COVID-19 pandemic and economic crisis.
Hiring and COVID-19: Check References, Resumés Carefully

Hiring and COVID-19: Check References, Resumés Carefully

Although many employers have let go employees during the COVID-19 crisis, others are hiring. If your company needs to fill positions, hire carefully.
Don't Ignore Household Employee Payroll Tax Rules

Don't Ignore Household Employee Payroll Tax Rules

If you hire a household employee to provide services in or around your home, you probably have a tax liability. Ignore it and it may come back to bite you.
IRS Releases Final Version of Form 941-X Related to COVID-19 Relief

IRS Releases Final Version of Form 941-X Related to COVID-19 Relief

The IRS significantly revised Form 941-X. This form allows for adjustments and corrections to COVID-19 tax relief on previously filed Forms 941
Did you Know That the Social Security Wage Base Is Increasing in 2021?

Did you Know That the Social Security Wage Base Is Increasing in 2021?

Is your business planning payroll next year? Be aware that the Social Security wage base is increasing. The max earnings subject to SS tax will increase.
DOL Revises FFCRA Rules on Paid Sick and Family Leave

DOL Revises FFCRA Rules on Paid Sick and Family Leave

A federal trial court invalidated provisions of the DOL’s temporary regulations. These regulations affected the paid leave provisions of the FFCRA.
COVID-19 Testing, Diagnostics Not Minimum Essential Coverage

COVID-19 Testing, Diagnostics Not Minimum Essential Coverage

The IRS has news regarding COVID-19 testing and diagnostics. Medicaid coverage limited to COVID-19 services does not qualify as minimum essential coverage.
Employers Should Approach Payroll Tax Deferral Cautiously

Employers Should Approach Payroll Tax Deferral Cautiously

President Trump signed an executive memo on August 8 for a payroll tax deferral. It creates uncertainty re: administrative compliance and long-term impact.