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Professional Employer Organizations: new tax services possible
  • Akerman LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

Currently, Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs) have no comprehensive federal framework under which to offer employment tax collection and

Upcoming new rules for new category of PEO
  • Ford & Harrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2015

The Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 ("TIPA") was signed into law by President Obama in December of last year. One of the changes made by the Act

Federal questions, removal, and remand: Sixth Circuit affirms dismissal of class action FICA claim
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 20 2015

In a published decision this week, the Sixth Circuit reviewed the dismissal of an employee’s claim for excessive withholding of FICA taxes against

IRS proposes regulations to ease the filing of 83(b) elections
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2015

Section 83(b) allows an individual (executive or employee) to elect to recognize taxable income immediately upon the receipt of restricted stock or

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

Supreme Court holds certain severance payments are taxable wages for FICA purposes
  • Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2014

On March 25, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in United States v. Quality Stores, Inc., 572 U.S. ___ (2014), No. 12-1408, that severance payments

IRS provides additional relief for victims of Hurricane Sandy
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • November 26 2012

As people and employers continue to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued guidance to assist victims of the hurricane

The Supreme Court will decide whether FICA taxes is owed on severance pay
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2013

I blogged here and here about Quality Stores, a case in which the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals held that severance pay is not subject to FICA

New guidance on computing taxes payable by plan sponsors and insurers
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2012

On April 17, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) published regulations detailing how employers and insurers will calculate a new tax imposed under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (now called the “ACA” by regulators

They’re back! Final regulations on employer “pay-or-play” mandate released IRS provides transition relief to employers with 50-100 employees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

On Monday, February 10, 2014, the IRS released final regulations on the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) employer "shared responsibility" provisions, also