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    Topic: Compliance

    Frequently Asked Questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act
    By Bretton Chatham on October 14, 2021 | 7 min read time

    October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an excellent opportunity to commemorate the contributions of workers with disabilities....

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    Tips for Form I-9 Retention & Storage
    By Will Miranne on October 6, 2021 | 6 min read time

    Form I-9 is a document that every employee and employer has either filled out or filed at some point in their professional career. The I-9 is a...

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    2021/2022 ERISA Compliance Checklist
    By Bretton Chatham on October 5, 2021 | 8 min read time

    Have you noticed how many notices it takes to stay compliant with federal labor laws and regulations? Compliance requirements are so numerous that...

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    Form 940: What It Is and How to Fill It Out
    By Bretton Chatham on October 1, 2021 | 10 min read time

    Unemployment has unfortunately become a relevant issue for more and more American workers over the past year. But funding unemployment has...

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    3 Common HR Compliance Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)
    By Bretton Chatham on September 30, 2021 | 9 min read time

    In a normal year, many HR pros struggle to keep up with changing federal, state, and local laws, not to mention industry-specific regulations. But...

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    IRS Issues New SECURE Act Guidance for 401(k) Withdrawals
    By Will Miranne on September 27, 2021 | 4 min read time

    The IRS announced new SECURE Act guidance in early September 2020 to expand retirement savings access and eligibility for part-time workers and...

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    What Is the Proposed $700,000 OSHA Penalty Increase, and How Might It Affect Your Organization?
    By Will Miranne on September 20, 2021 | 5 min read time

    OSHA is a part of The United States Department of Labor, and covers the majority of the workers in the private sector. According to The United...

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    HR Guide to Out-of-State Employees
    By Will Miranne on September 16, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Remote work is a flexible arrangement where employees are eligible to work out of their home or an office that is not connected to the...

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    President Biden Announces Federal Vaccine Mandate for Private Employers
    By Bretton Chatham on September 13, 2021 | 5 min read time

    As the US averages 145,000 new COVID cases and 1,600 deaths per day due to the contagious Delta variant, the federal government has recently taken...

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    ACA Affordability Threshold Lowered for 2022
    By Bretton Chatham on September 9, 2021 | 5 min read time

    The IRS recently announced that it will lower the affordability threshold requirement for employer-sponsored health plans in 2022. Depending on...

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