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    How Financial Strain From COVID-19 May Delay Employee Retirements
    By Drew Gieseke on December 17, 2020 | 3 min read time

    While new coronavirus vaccines are being distributed throughout the American healthcare system, COVID-19 fallout is just beginning for employers....

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    W-2: Best Practices for the 2020 Tax Year
    By Lauren Brown on December 16, 2020 | 4 min read time

    It’s important to stay up-to-date on best practices for distributing and handling tax forms, especially if your workforce’s routine looks...

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    IRS Increases PCORI Fee for Insurers, Self-Insured Health Plan Sponsors
    By Drew Gieseke on December 15, 2020 | 2 min read time

    In late November 2020, the IRS issued Notice 2020-84, which announced an increase in fees that insurers and self-insured health plan sponsors pay...

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    Form 1095-C: Questions Your Employees May Have
    By Lauren Brown on December 15, 2020 | 3 min read time

    As your employees start to receive tax forms, your employees may have questions regarding Form 1095-C and what to do with it. Read on for...

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    UPDATED: COVID-19 Pfizer and Moderna Vaccines Approved as Cases Rise
    By Drew Gieseke on December 14, 2020 | 3 min read time

    In mid-December, the FDA approved emergency use for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine and the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine. Cases continue to rise,...

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    How Can Employers Clarify Sick Leave Options for Employees?
    By Lauren Brown on December 11, 2020 | 3 min read time

    With remote work and COVID-19 blurring the lines of how employees judge whether or not to use their sick days, it’s important for employers to...

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    Reduced Quarantine Guidelines: What Employers Should Know
    By Lauren Brown on December 9, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released reduced guidelines for how long people should quarantine...

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    Template: Communicating a COVID-19 Exposure in the Workplace
    By Lauren Brown on December 4, 2020 | 3 min read time

    While many workforces remain working from home, some companies will start making plans to return to the office with talk about a possible COVID-19...

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    IRS Issues Additional Guidance on PPP Loan Expenses Deductibility
    By Drew Gieseke on December 3, 2020 | 2 min read time

    In November 2020, the U.S. Treasury Department and IRS released guidance that clarified the tax treatment of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)...

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    Apprenticeship Expansion and What Employers Need to Know
    By Lauren Brown on December 2, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The House of Representatives approved the reauthorization of the National Apprenticeship Act (NAA), which would invest billions into overhauling...

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