Year-over-year base pay grew 3.1% in November

Median annual base pay in the United States grew 3.1% year over year in November to $51,372.

January 2017: Employer's business tax calendar

Here's your monthly guide to critical payroll due dates.

Final regs OK mandatory state payroll deduction IRA plans

Five states have enacted laws that require certain employers to set up auto-enrollment IRAs for their employees.

In the Payroll Mailbag ...

Sick pay payouts ... No SSN number

Federal contractors are on the hook for paid sick time

The regs become effective with new or renewing contracts signed on or after Jan. 1, 2017.

Regulatory alert: IRS and OSHA

The government has been busy adding to its regulatory agenda. Here’s the latest news from the regulations front.

Set 'em up Santa: Checklist for year-end processes

Just like dominos, many things must fall into place this month and next month in order for your year-end to proceed as smoothly as possible.

Employees can self-certify late 401(k) rollovers

Under new guidance, the IRS will allow plan administrators to accept late rollovers if employees self-certify, in writing, that they couldn’t make their rollovers on time due to one of these circumstances.

All-States Chart on 2016 W-2 Filing Dates/E-Filing Requirements

E-filing requirements for each state.

Crunch time is now for W-2s

Everyone—employees and the Social Security Administration—must have their W-2 copies by Jan. 31, 2017. Plus, you’ll only be able to apply to the IRS for one for-cause 30-day filing extension,

Company wins its $1.3 million unclaimed property suit

Delaware has settled its attempt to collect $1.3 million from a Tennessee company that failed to escheat one $147 unclaimed paycheck to it.

Payroll 2017: Get the latest numbers while they're hot

The IRS has released the 2017 personal exemption amount, which doubles as the value of one withholding allowance for an annual pay period.

December 2016: Employer's business tax calendar

Here's your monthly guide to critical payroll due dates.

No changes to reporting health benefits on W-2s

If you filed at least 250 W-2s for 2015, you must report the aggregate cost of employees’ health benefits on their 2016 W-2s in Box 12 with Code DD.

Plan now for 2016 ACA information reporting

The IRS has released final Affordable Care Act information reporting forms—Forms 1095-C, 1094-C and 1095-B—for 2016 information reporting purposes.
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