Category Archives: Legislative Updates

Illinois Governor Signs Law Prohibiting Criminal History Inquiries on Job Applications

On July 21, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed into law the Job Opportunities for Qualified Applicants Act, which will prohibit most private-sector employers and employment agencies with 15 or more employees from asking applicants about their criminal histories and conducting … Continue reading

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Obama Care Employer Reporting Information

Draft forms that employers will soon have to use to report on health coverage they offer to their employees were released by the IRS on July 24, 2014. The draft forms are not currently to be used for reporting, and … Continue reading

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And Now The OBAMACARE Paperwork Challenge

Since open enrollment in the health insurance exchanges ended as of March 31, 2014, employers should be prepared to soon start receiving notices from the exchanges to indicate if an employee has claimed eligibility for a premium tax credit. Since … Continue reading

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