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We frequently find ourselves explaining why turning payroll over to a third-party provider like BenefitMall is a wise decision. In so doing, we have to talk about compliance. Both federal and state laws are making payroll processing more complex as...Read more
We recently launched a brand-new app for both iOS and Android users known as PayFocus Mobile. This is not something we did halfheartedly or haphazardly. In fact, our dedicated mobile team members put a lot of time and effort into figuring out just...Read more
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The IRS issued a series of bulletins over the summer intended to encourage employers to inform their employees about tax changes for the 2018 tax year. At the heart of the bulletins are two changes resulting from tax legislation signed into law last...Read more
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The annual open enrollment period for insurance benefits is now upon us. Your company might already be actively engaged. If not, you may still have some time before open enrollment for your employees begins. Are you ready for it? More importantly,...Read more
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The U.S. Congress passed the Family and Medical Leave Act in 1993 in order to provide job protection for employees needing to take time away from work to deal with medical or family problems. What is now known as the FMLA has changed very little...Read more
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It is that time of year again when companies in certain sectors start looking to bring on seasonal employees. We are thinking retail, restaurant and hospitality, and delivery/courier operations. These are all organizations that need a few extra...Read more
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One of the things that makes us tick here at BenefitMall is exploring new ways to help our customers master payroll and HR. We are always on the lookout for new technology and new ways of doing things. As such, we are extremely proud to introduce a...Read more
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It has been said on more than one occasion that the U.S. tax code is overly complicated. If you have ever tried to set up or manage an employee cafeteria plan, you know exactly what this sentiment is all about. While cafeteria plans are great...Read more
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There is more to keeping workers happy than just paying them well. Indeed, payroll and HR departments are constantly digging around for new ways to keep workers both enthusiastic about their work and happy with their careers. Some companies are...Read more