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IRS: 401(k) Limit Increases to $23K for 2024, IRA Limit to $7K

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Click here for details regarding the IRS’s 401(k) limit increase, as well as the new IRA limit …

DOL: Strengthening of Information-Sharing, Whistleblower Protections Outreach

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Click here to read the Department of Labor’s release on their new NLRB/OSHA agreement to strengthen the agencies’ partnership and outline procedures for information-sharing, referrals, training and outreach to explain federal anti-retaliation protections …  

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HRWS (Chart): Tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from Aug. to Sept. 2023

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Click the link below to view the HR Workplace Services (HRWS) Chart, tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from Aug. to Sept. 2023 (statistically significant states): HRWS Unemployment Chart Aug. to Sept. 2023 About HRWS HR Workplace Services, Inc. (HRWS) partners with the nation’s top insurance brokers and agencies providing their clients with best-in-class services for support and HR…

IRS: Initiative to Ensure Large Corporations Pay Taxes Owed

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Click here to learn more about the Internal Revenue Services’ new initiatives using Inflation Reduction Act funding to ensure large corporations pay taxes owed …   

NLRB: Final Rule on Joint-Employer Status

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Click here to view the National Labor Relations Board’s final rule on joint employer status … 

IRS: Filing Postponement for Businesses Affected by Attacks in Israel

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Click here for details regarding Internal Revenue Service filing postponement …

CMS: 2024 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles

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Click here to view the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ 2024 premiums, deductibles and coinsurance amounts for Medicare Parts A & B …

Federal Contractor Minimum Wage Hike

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Starting January 1, 2024, certain federal contractor employees will see their minimum hourly wage increase to $17.20, following a notice from the Department of Labor. This extends the prior increase from January 1, 2023. The new rate applies to contracts from January 30, 2022, onward, with the phasing out of lower wage rates for tipped…

OSHA: Workplace Violence Prevention Checklist

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Click here to review the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s checklist on workplace violence prevention … 

EEOC: 50% Percent Increase in Discrimination Lawsuits

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Click here to review the EEOC’s announcement regarding the 50% increase in discrimination lawsuits … 

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