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    Topic: Payroll

    Announced: Wage Cap Increase for 2021 Social Security Payroll Taxes
    By Drew Gieseke on October 13, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced on Oct. 13, 2020, that the wage cap for Social Security payroll taxes will increase in 2021....

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    IRS Issues Employer Guidance for New Payroll Tax Deferral
    By Drew Gieseke on August 31, 2020 | 2 min read time

    In early August 2020, President Trump signed executive orders to provide aid during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Among the orders was a payroll...

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    What is Hazard Pay, How Does it Work, and What’s HR’s Role?
    By Drew Gieseke on August 12, 2020 | 3 min read time

    For some employers, hazard pay is part of the job. Dangerous worksites, physically demanding tasks, and other duties require additional...

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    Tips for Employer Taxes
    By Ellen Rex on March 5, 2020 | 8 min read time

    *This blog is adapted from the HR Party of One episode, Tips for Employer Taxes, which you can view below.Tax season is among us - so today,...

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    Determining What Type of Payroll Schedule is Best for Your Business
    By Kati Fredericksen on February 12, 2020 | 6 min read time

    The four types of payroll schedules are monthly, semi monthly, bi weekly, and weekly. Look at the pros and cons for each to determine which pay...

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    BerniePortal and Proliant Announce New Integration
    By Emily Kubis on June 22, 2018 | 1 min read time

    BerniePortal and Proliant announced a new integration today between their respective benefit and payroll features. Proliant joins a growing...

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    Paycor integrates with BerniePortal
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 29, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Paycor human resource management integration BerniePortal and Paycor can exchange benefit deduction information in real time. BerniePortal...

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    BerniePortal partners with Proliant to offer payroll integration
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 1, 2018 | 1 min read time

    Integrated solution BerniePortal and Proliant can exchange benefit deduction information in real time. BerniePortal provides Proliant access to...

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