Live Well, Work Well – February 2016

Live Well, Work Well – February 2016 The Importance of Good Posture Posture is something that most people don’t think twice about. We tend to sit or stand in whatever way feels the most comfortable at the time. However, poor posture can wreak havoc on a person’s body, causing back and neck pain, muscle fatigue,…

HR Brief – February 2016

HR Brief – February 2016 Form I-9 Self-audit Guidance Conducting a Form I-9 self-audit is not required by law. However, many employers are conducting such audits. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) have issued guidance for employers conducting Form I-9 audits. If conducting an…

Benefits Bulletin – 1st Quarter

Benefits Bulletin – 1st Quarter New Spending Bill Delays Cadillac Tax On Dec. 18, 2015, President Barack Obama signed a $1.1 trillion year-end spending agreement into law that prevented a government shutdown and funds the federal government through the 2016 fiscal year.   Benefits Bulletin – 1st Quarter 2016

Live Well, Work Well – January 2016

Final LWWW Newsletter for JanuaryLive Well, Work Well – January 2016 In Defense of Coffee Coffee has an unfortunate reputation for causing many health problems—from stunting your growth to claims that it causes heart disease and cancer. But, recent research indicates that coffee may not be so bad after all. For most people, the health…

HR Brief – January 2016

HR Brief – January 2016_FINALHR Brief – January 2016 ACA Reporting Requirements – A Basic Overview The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires health insurance issuers and applicable large employers (ALEs) to file annual returns with the IRS reporting on the health plan coverage they offered or provided. The reporting will provide the IRS with the…