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    Topic: Covid 19

    IRS Releases New Tool for Non-Filers to Claim Advance CTC Payments
    By Drew Gieseke on June 16, 2021 | 4 min read time

    In spring 2021, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), which introduced a flurry of changes to U.S. laws and regulations....

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    How State-Sponsored Retirement Plans Could Help Your Employees Retire
    By Drew Gieseke on June 8, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Many U.S. employees are on the verge of a retirement crisis. An alarming article published in BenefitsPRO reported that “[a] sizeable chunk of the...

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    How to Fill Out Form 7200 Tutorial for Advanced Employee Tax Credits
    By Drew Gieseke on June 7, 2021 | 6 min read time

    Legislative responses to the COVID-19 pandemic introduced entirely new compliance requirements for small and mid-sized employers. And while many...

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    How to Establish Workplace Culture and Employee Bonding Post-Pandemic
    By Lauren Brown on June 7, 2021 | 4 min read time

     If your organization is returning to a physical workplace soon—or maybe has done so already—you’ve probably worked hard to prioritize and ensure...

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    How Expiring Federal Unemployment Benefits Could Impact Employers
    By Drew Gieseke on June 2, 2021 | 5 min read time

    As the COVID-19 pandemic winds down in the United States, more than two dozen states have elected to suspend or opt out of offering federal...

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    EEOC Provides Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives
    By Lauren Brown on June 2, 2021 | 3 min read time

    The Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (EEOC) released updated information called technical assistance that clarifies whether or not...

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    Best Practices for Hosting a Company Event in 2021
    By Lauren Brown on May 26, 2021 | 5 min read time

    With increasing availability of vaccinations and new guidance from the CDC, some workforces are returning to the office and company events are...

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    Why Employers Shouldn’t Ask Employees if they Got a COVID-19 Vaccine
    By Drew Gieseke on May 26, 2021 | 6 min read time

    Coronavirus compliance is complex. As more and more employers contemplate returning to the office, HR teams might struggle with a particularly...

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    What Childcare Issues Do Employees Face and How Can Employers Help?
    By Lauren Brown on May 11, 2021 | 4 min read time

    The coronavirus pandemic uprooted working families’ routines, with parents working from home, schools moving to remote learning, and daycare...

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    2021 Dependent Care FSA Limit Increase Details
    By Lauren Brown on April 21, 2021 | 3 min read time

    The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 introduced multiple provisions to provide assistance to organizations and individuals who have been impacted...

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