ATTENTION ILLINOIS EMPLOYERS!

Illinois Secure Choice retirement savings program is for Illinois employers who do not already offer an employer-sponsored retirement plan. It is intended to provide a simple way for employers to help employees save for retirement without any employer fees/ contributions. Employers wh

Employee vs. Independent Contactor

An employer may pay an independent contractor and an employee for the same or similar work, but there are important differences between the two with potentially costly consequences. Read to find out more.

W-2 and 1099s Due Date Reminder

With the coming of a new year means W-2s and 1099s are due right around the corner. The due date for both is January 31, 2019. You will need the following information in order to accurately and timely report your 1099s: Social Secuirty Number or Federal Identification Number Individua

The Clock is Ticking!

Set up a New Safe Harbor 401(k) Plan by October 1! Business owners and other Highly Compensated Employees (HCE’s) really benefit from a Safe Harbor 401(k) Plan. They can maximize their deferral contributions to the plan regardless of the level of participation by the Non-HCER

Company Offered Education Programs

Company owners – are you thinking about paying for your employee’s education? There are four different routes you can choose from: Job-Related Education as a Working Condition Fringe Benefit Education Provided Under a Sec. 127 Educational-Assistance Program Qualified Tuiti