Alice Gliman

Backlogs processing individual and business tax returns and 941s—as well as delays responding to taxpayer requests for assistance—has the IRS playing defense.
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Here are three ways in which the IRS says “No!” to schemes to reimburse employees’ health plan premiums on a tax-free basis.
Senate committees consider two bills that could eventually complement the Secure 2.0 legislation the House passed in March.
The Supreme Court rules: Federal Arbitration Act takes precedence when claims allege violations of a California’s PAGA law.
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The IRS has postponed until after Jan. 3, 2023, assessing the 100% penalty for failing to pay payroll taxes withheld but not deposited because of pandemic-related tax credits. The key: Penalties are postponed, not cancelled.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is looking for employee input on the effect of employers charging them for the value of training if they terminate too soon.
The IRS isn’t the only federal agency interested in ensuring employers deposit funds withheld from employees’ paychecks. The Department of Labor is, too—and it’s collaborating with the IRS on enforcement activities.
A lawsuit argues the Department of Labor mishandled its recent advice on offering cryptocurrency as a 401(k) investment option.