Category Archives: Compliance

Guidance For Employer Shared Responsibility Payments Announced

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The IRS has announced new guidance regarding the Employer Shared Responsibility Payments (the "ESRPs"), which are the ACA penalties assessable to “Applicable Large Employers” for failing to provide affordable health care coverage to eligible full-time employees. Although the IRS began collecting information from employers (via the Form 1 ... Read More

Employers Urged To Continue ACA Compliance Efforts

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January came and went, as did the January 27 budget resolution deadline for a report on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) reconciliation. Highlighted by the missed target date is the need for employers to continue compliance efforts until Congressional leadership can materialize legislation. Congressional Republicans emerged late last month from a ... Read More

Federal Contractors Must Provide Privacy Training

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Effective immediately, federal contractors will need to comply with privacy training rules intended to ensure that their workforces protect personally identifiable information (PII). The rules also define PII as any information that can be used to distinguish or trace an individual's identity, either alone or when combined with other information th ... Read More

DOL Introduces Wage Determination and Job Title Updates

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A Blizzard of SCA News Hopefully you spent this year's blizzard home and warm curled up next to some loved ones in front of a raging fire as it blew through the Eastern Seaboard. Or better yet, with a smooth Pinot Noir… What better time to look at some important Service Contract Act (SCA) news? It kind of slipped under the r ... Read More