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    Improve your labor law compliance for 2020
    By Courtney Cox on February 10, 2020 | 3 min read time

      The Department of Labor (DOL) requires that employers post certain notices in their workplaces in order to ensure employees have access to...

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    IRS releases new Form I-9 for 2020
    By Courtney Cox on February 3, 2020 | 1 min read time

      A new version of the I-9 employment eligibility verification form has been issued. Employers may use either the 07/17/2017 or the...

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    IRS announces new Form W-4 for 2020
    By Courtney Cox on January 9, 2020 | 2 min read time

      On December 5, 2019, the IRS released the final version of the 2020 Form W-4, which was retitled as the Employee’s Withholding Certificate....

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    Department of Labor (DOL) announced Final Rule effective January 15, 2020
    By Courtney Cox on December 13, 2019 | 2 min read time

    On December 12, 2019 the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a Final Rule that allows employers to more easily offer perks and benefits to their...

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    HR professionals to focus on hiring, automation in 2020
    By Emily Kubis on October 24, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Cut your recruitment cycle to fill open positions Human Resources personnel at small and mid-sized businesses are focused on aligning their work...

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    What Amazon can teach HR about virtual healthcare
    By Emily Kubis on September 30, 2019 | 1 min read time

    Benefits of telemedicine for small and mid-sized businesses Retail giant Amazon has launched a new healthcare benefit service for employees in the...

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    Zenefits’ founder is back: What does it mean for the billion-dollar HR tech market?
    By Alex Tolbert on July 29, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser: Parker Conrad is back and in a big way. Software luminaries gave him more than $500 million...

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    House votes to repeal Cadillac Tax
    By Emily Kubis on July 22, 2019 | 0 min read time

    Excise tax on high-cost health plans has never taken effect The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal the Cadillac Tax, the...

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    Final HRA rule expands options for employers
    By Emily Kubis on June 19, 2019 | 1 min read time

    Employers able to reimburse for individual coverage in 2020 The IRS released a final rule last week expanding Health Reimbursement Arrangements,...

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    What’s next for Association Health Plans?
    By Emily Kubis on June 18, 2019 | 1 min read time

    DOL appeals court ruling After a federal district court struck down the Trump administration’s 2018 Association Health Plan expansion, the...

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