Increases in minimum wage on July 1, 2017
June 14, 2017

Effective 7/1/2017  the minimum wage will be increasing in the States listed below. State Jurisdiction Employee Count Regular Wage Tipped Wage Current New Current New AZ Flagstaff state $10.5 state $7.50 CA Emeryville <56 $13.00 $14.00 CA Los Angeles City

When you don’t like the choices
November 6, 2016

By Jeff Plakans: I just returned to my office from performing my civic privilege, in this case voting for our next POTUS and levying my opinion on the critical ballot questions offered up by the populace of Massachusetts.  Voting this

Important Tax Change for Employers
October 27, 2016

New Jersey has ended a nearly 40-year-old reciprocal tax agreement with Pennsylvania effective Dec. 31, 2016. The agreement allows commuters to pay income tax to the state where they live, rather than the state where they work. Effective Jan. 1, 2017, Pennsylvania

Building a Better HCM Mousetrap
September 10, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson was credited with the quote “If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make