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August 6, 2021

Filling Out Your W-4

Form W-4: Employee’s Withholding Certificate

Congratulations on your new job, marriage, or new baby! Now it’s time to update your W-4. Any major life event should prompt an update to your W-4 to ensure that your employer withholds the correct federal income tax from your pay.

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June 28, 2021

Best Practices: Expense Reimbursements

Expense reimbursement schemes can be a significant issue for many organizations. Fraudulent expenses are often approved and paid without being detected by managers, the accounting department, or payroll. These pay outs of fraudulent expenses directly impact the bottom line of an organization.

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June 8, 2021

Preventing and Detecting Payroll Fraud

Payroll fraud and its prevention should be a significant concern for organizations because a single instance of fraud can average up to $70,000 and are often over three years. Additionally, small businesses are about twice as likely to experience payroll fraud as companies with more than 100 employees.

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May 20, 2021

Taxes and Dependent Care Assistance Programs in 2021 and 2022

The IRS has recently issued guidance on the taxability of Dependent Care Assistance Programs (DCAP)/ dependent care FSAs for 2021 and 2022.

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May 6, 2021

Department of Labor (DOL) Withdraws Independent Contractor Status Rule Under the Fair Labor Standards Act

Effective today, May 6, 2021, the US Department of Labor has withdrawn the Independent Contractor Status Rule to maintain workers’ rights to the minimum wage and overtime compensation protection.

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Posted on:
March 11, 2021

Ohio Unemployment Fraud Resources

Fraud within the Ohio unemployment insurance system is widespread, with tens of thousands of fraudulent claims reported monthly. As fraudulent unemployment claims increase, so does the likelihood that someone in your organization will be impacted by this fraud.

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September 4, 2020

Social Security Payroll Tax Deferral

On August 8, 2020, President Trump issued a Presidential Memorandum suspending the collection and payment of Social Security payroll taxes from September 1, 2020 through the end of the year for workers making less than $4,000 in a bi-weekly pay period.

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