• The HR Specialist - Print Newsletter
  • HR Specialist: Employment Law
  • The HR LAW Weekly
  • The HR Weekly


White House pledge pushes gender pay equity

The movement toward equal pay for women seems to have picked up steam.

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.