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More worried people = more interruptions for you


March 19, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Communication, Fringe benefits, Hiring & training staff, Latest news & views, T&E

Nervous vendors eager for payment. Cash-strapped employees who need their checks yesterday in order to pay their bills. When people have shaky finances, it means more phone calls and questions for Accounting pros.

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IRS looking for problems with 401(k) plan compliance


March 10, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Fringe benefits, In this week's e-newsletter, Latest news & views, Tax compliance

Don’t say we didn’t warn you: IRS has a new compliance issue it’s investigating, and it may have questions for you.

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COBRA credit: How to claim what you’re due


February 27, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: April 15 2010, Best practices, Fringe benefits, Hiring & training staff, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views, Tax compliance

IRS is moving quickly: Here are the details on how to claim the credit for COBRA premiums you’ll have to pay for recently laid-off workers.

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Stimulus package: 4 steps you need to take now


February 20, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Communication, Fringe benefits, Hiring & training staff, In this week's e-newsletter, Internal controls, IRS regs, Latest news & views, Tax compliance

The economic package Congress just passed will require a fair amount of work on your part.

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New max values for employer provided vehicles released


January 26, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Fringe benefits, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views

Take note: If you have employees who sometimes use company vehicles for personal use, you’ll need to know the new thresholds that apply.

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Are phone charges wreaking havoc with your books?


January 7, 2009 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Fringe benefits, Internal controls, Latest news & views, T&E, Tax compliance

Cell phones, PDAs and similar devices are in everyone’s pocket these days. And chances are they’re draining excess dollars from your company’s coffers.

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Fringe benefits: What’s reportable, what’s not


December 18, 2008 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Communication, Fringe benefits, Hiring & training staff, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views, T&E, Tax compliance

When raises are harder to come by, companies rely more on fringes to keep employees motivated. Here’s a guide to make sure you’re reporting everything you need to.

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IRS postpones effective date for medical reimbursement rule


December 12, 2008 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Fringe benefits, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views, Tax compliance

You have six more months until you have to stop issuing reimbursements for health FSA and HRA debit cards at certain retailers.

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New fringe benefit allowed: Should your company offer it?


October 29, 2008 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Communication, Fringe benefits, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views

Here’s a way Accounting can help your company polish its “green” image.

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Emergency Economic Stabilization Act: How it affects you


October 28, 2008 by Carol Katarsky
Posted in: Best practices, Communication, Fringe benefits, In this week's e-newsletter, IRS regs, Latest news & views, Tax compliance, Uncategorized

Federal efforts to minimize the damage from the economic crisis mean Payroll pros and others in Accounting need to stay on their toes to keep up.

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