New Jersey has several new employment related laws that go into effect on January 1, 2014.
This year, we celebrated our 20th Anniversary. We are grateful to all of you – the clients who have placed their trust in HomeWork Solutions over the last two decades, our referral agency partners and colleagues who confidently refer our services to their clients, and we are of course grateful to our wonderful staff, the team that provides service with a smile! This milestone anniversary achievement belongs to all of us, as it is only in working together and constantly striving to not just meet but to exceed the expectations of our clients and partners that we are all successful.
Congress tackled the "Nanny Taxes" in 1995 to streamline reporting on the family's personal income tax returns* and to establish a threshold level of wages that a family has to pay before triggering 'nanny tax' obligations.
Several months ago we blogged about the US Supreme Court's findings on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and how this impacts household employers or household employees in a valid same-sex marriage.
HomeWork Solutions provides professional payroll and tax services to household employers, nationwide. Our company has more than 20 years of experience helping families comply with their household employment payroll and taxes. Our office is staffed with 18 payroll professionals and 2 interns 100% dedicated to simplifying this complicated process for YOU!
Negotiating a salary is never a comfortable situation; both parties involved will be looking for what is best for them, individually. The key to establishing a good relationship with your household employee right from the beginning, and to succeed in the negotiation, is to think like you are part of a “Win Win” situation, where both parties win and are happy with the result. A happy household employee will perform better and make your life easier – That’s a fact!
As part of National Payroll Week, payroll services and financial services firms are participating in Paycheck Literacy Money Matters National Education Day today. Volunteers will be visiting high schools and youth groups nationwide to teach teens about the way paychecks are calculated, the payroll withholding system and electronic payment methods like direct deposit.
Payroll, by definition, is the sum of wages, bonuses and deductions paid to an employee for a job performed in a period of time. Payroll is one of the most time sensitive and crucial areas in a household employer’s relationship with their household staff for a variety of reasons: