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Independent contractor . . . Or not? DOL and Wisconsin DWD team up to reduce employee misclassification

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2015

On January 20, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced that Wisconsin had become the latest state to join the “Misclassification

Employers in eight states hit with FUTA tax increases

  • Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 22 2015

Just as many individual taxpayers dread April 15 each year as the deadline to file taxes draws near, employers in eight states are dreading January

Energy insights: an update from the fourth quarter of 2014

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 21 2015

2014 has proven a tough year for the oil and gas industry. With oil prices at the end of 2014 hovering around $50 bbl, a number of new regulations

New Year’s Resolutions for businesses

  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 8 2015

Congratulations on your success in 2014. As you focus on making 2015 your company's best year yet, here are a few simple New Year's Resolutions for

Employee relief charities the unbenefit that keeps on giving

  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 23 2014

Especially during the holidays, but also throughout the year, both employers and employees often seek a means of financially assisting distressed

2015 standard mileage rate announced

  • Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

Earlier this week, the IRS issued the 2015 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the costs of operating a vehicle for business

International news: focus on compliance - winter 2014

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • China, European Union, Germany, Global, USA
  • -
  • December 2 2014

As regulatory oversight of companiesfrom Sarbanes Oxley and the Dodd-Frank Act to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the UK Bribery

What’s in a name: independent contractor v. employee

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

One of the earliest decisions a start-up will make is whether it will engage independent contractors or hire employees. Some new businesses prefer to

IRS announces indexed welfare and fringe benefit plan amounts for 2015

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

In Revenue Procedure 2014-61, the IRS announced indexed amounts for 2015. Among other limits, the dollar limitation on employee pre-tax payroll

IRS acts quickly to facilitate donations for Ebola victims and offer tax relief

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 6 2014

While employers and employees alike are asking questions about the proper workplace response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, these same folks