President Obama Announces New Retirement Plan Option in State of the Union Address

TEG | Feb 4, 2014
In his 2014 State of the Union Address, President Obama announced, myRA, a new individual retirement account backed by the U.S. Department of Treasury.  The myRA will be set...

Milwaukee County Board Passes “Living Wage” For Companies Doing Business With The County/State Legislature Introduces Bill To Ban Local Wage Ordinances

Marla Rybowiak, Director of Operations | Feb 13, 2014
Last week, the Milwaukee County Board approved an $11.33/hour minimum wage for workers whose employers do business with the County.   County Executive Chris Abele still has the opportunity...

How Much Is Withheld From My Paycheck For FICA Taxes?

Amy Grazioso, FPC, Senior Payroll Specialist | Feb 21, 2014
Ever wonder what exactly is getting taken out of your paycheck each month under the acronym FICA?  Here’s what you need to know: FICA (The Federal Insurance Contributions Act) taxes...

Affordable Care Act – Delays Announced This Week.

TEG | Feb 12, 2014
The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations this week implementing the employer-shared responsibility provisions of the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”).   The regulations provide additional time...

Looking To Get Your Staff Motivated?

TEG | Jan 31, 2014
Employees may not agree with every project or move your Company makes, but it is important that all employees fall in line when a job needs to get done,...