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CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2020

By Rhamy Alejeal | 04/11/2019 | 0 Comments

CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2020 On Mar 25, 2019, CMS issued a new one year extension of its transitional policy for non-grandfathered small group plans that are not compliant with the ACA. Policyholders will be allowed to renew their transitional plan coverage (commonly referred to as ‘grandmothered plans’) through Oct 1, 2020 as…

Survey reveals employees’ major financial stressors, millennials’ interest in gig work

By Rhamy Alejeal | 04/18/2019 | 0 Comments

Survey reveals employees’ major financial stressors, millennials’ interest in gig work MetLife’s 17th Annual US Employee Benefit Trends Study 2019 reveals that we are now seeing additional trends redefining why we work and what work means to people. According to the study, “[a]s employees leverage work to gain more fulfillment, pursue their goals, and align…

DOL proposal would update, clarify “regular rate of pay”

By Rhamy Alejeal | 04/09/2019 | 0 Comments

DOL proposal would update, clarify ‘regular rate’ The Department of Labor has released a proposed rule that would clarify and update the “regular rate” requirements in regulations that have not been updated in more than 50 years. The regular rate has been a headache for many employers, because while it is the rate that must…

Q&A: Considering ADA when denying a promotion

By Rhamy Alejeal | 03/07/2019 | 0 Comments

Issue: The store owner told Katy that she was not promoted because she was unable to drive the store receipts to the bank. Is this a valid reason for not promoting her?

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Q&A: Are baseball tickets, hot dogs, drinks purchased for a client deductible under new tax law?

By Rhamy Alejeal | 03/05/2019 | 0 Comments

Issue: Rick, a salesman, invited Bob, a business contact, to a baseball game. Rick purchased tickets for them to attend the game. While at the game, Rick bought hot dogs and drinks for both himself and Bob. Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA), which amended the rules regarding deductions for entertainment expenses,…

Q&A: Do adoption assistance programs need to be in writing?

By Rhamy Alejeal | 03/12/2019 | 0 Comments

Issue: You would like to implement an adoption assistance program for your company. In order for the financial assistance to be nontaxable, does the program need to be in writing? Answer: Yes. Adoption assistance programs are governed under Internal Revenue Code Sec. 137, which specifies that an adoption assistance program must be a separate written plan of…

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HR Update: NJ Paid Family Leave, Employer CHIP Notice, Min Wages, and Workplace Violence

By Rhamy Alejeal | 02/28/2019 | 0 Comments

Paid family leave. A new law in New Jersey will expand the state’s paid family leave program in a number of ways, including doubling the number of weeks for family leave insurance and temporary disability insurance; raising the weekly benefit; increasing the amount of intermittent leave; allowing leave to care for additional family members; barring discrimination…

Interview: Ronit Enos – Salon Cadence

By Rhamy Alejeal | 02/21/2019 | 0 Comments

Learn about decision–making and some ideas about how to do it with one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the hair industry, who is also an ex-Israeli special forces trainer, Ronit Enos. In particular, learn why decision making can be difficult and how to overcome these problems. Hear for yourselves how this brave woman became BIG.

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Interview: Erin Longmoon – Zephyr Recruiting

By Rhamy Alejeal | 02/14/2019 | 0 Comments

Today we interview Erin Longmoon, CEO of Zephyr Recruiting.  We talk cover her journey in creating her company, and get some great insights on the processes around attracting the best talent!

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All the Minimum Wage increases, by state for Jan 1 2019!

By Rhamy Alejeal | 01/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Twenty states will see increases in the minimum wage in the new year—one, New York, actually beginning on December 31.

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