Employee 401(k) contributions for 2018 will top off at $18,500—a $500 increase from 2017—while the “all sources” maximum contribution (employer and employee combined) rises to $55,000, up $1,000, the IRS announced. HR and payroll managers should plan to adjust their systems for the new year and to inform employees about the new limits in year-end open enrollment materials.Tags: Benefits Compensation Equal Pay Pay
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Leave-sharing programs that allow employees to donate PTO to coworkers can be great resources for people facing emergencies.
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An employer was ordered to pay liquidated damages where an employee’s position was misclassified as overtime-exempt under the Fair...
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The passage of the 2017 tax act will cause some employers to revisit their executive compensation programs, since new...
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Price is not the primary driver for large employers that are choosing benefits administration technology platforms. Instead, they want...
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The “buzz” that a GOP tax reform bill would limit pretax contributions to employer-sponsored 401(k) accounts grew louder last...
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The Trump administration has called for scrapping a requirement that publicly traded companies show how much their CEOs are...
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