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Salary Budgeting

Pay increase budgets at U.S. employers have improved slightly, up to 3.0 percent in 2014 from 2.9 percent in 2013 according to the 41st annual World-at-Work 2014-2015 Salary Budget Survey. Forecasts show that the average raise in base pay for … Continue reading

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California Paid Family Leaves

Beginning July 1, 2014, California workers may be eligible to receive paid family leave benefits under the state’s family temporary disability insurance program when taking time off of work to care for a seriously ill parent-in-law, grandparent, grandchild, or sibling. … Continue reading

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PLAN NOW FOR COMING IMPACT OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA)

  1.Excise tax avoidance. In 2018, the ACA will impose a 40% excise tax on employers providing “Cadillac” health plans; health plans with a value that exceeds a threshold amount. Nearly a third of employers with 500 or more employees … Continue reading

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