Monthly Archives: January 2016

The New PATH Act Contains Four Payroll Tax Changes

January 29th, 2016

The tax law passed by Congress and signed by President Obama on December 18 contains some payroll tax provisions that are of interest to employers. Here are four changes in the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act). 1. There’s now parity between employer-provided mass transit and parking benefits. The new law...

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Employment Workplace Lawsuits: 2 Growing Concerns for HR

January 29th, 2016

2015 was a record year for workplace litigation. Increased audits from the Department of Labor and growing awareness of employee rights cost employers more than a billion dollars in the last year alone. The two areas primarily responsible for this monster growth in lawsuits are ERISA and FMLA, and multiple reports forecast this trend to...

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BASIC announces the launch of My HR Storage

January 14th, 2016

BASIC announces the launch of My HR Storage, a full HRIS cloud based system designed for small and mid-sized businesses. For 27 years BASIC has provided exceptional services for agents, brokers and their clients. My HR Storage is a broker centric approach to combat poaching from payroll companies and West Coast startups. This software has...

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