Greenshades Blog

A Visit From Greenshades

By Greenshades Marketing ‘Twas the night before year-end, when all through the halls, The HR employees were knee-deep in calls. The payroll professionals logged in with care In hopes that smooth processes soon would be there. Employees were nestled, some working remote, All waiting to access their tax forms of note. My colleagues and I […]

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Simplifying the Year-End Forms Process

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager The end of the year is almost here, and that means getting ready for the year-end forms process. Year end is always a stressful time, but this year is especially complicated thanks to the new 1099-NEC, the revised 1099-MISC, and other regulatory changes. How can you be sure you’re […]

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Three Ways to Engage and Empower Remote Employees

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager Raise your hand if you’ve worked remotely in recent months. For many businesses, that’s most if not all employees. The world was already becoming more work-from-anywhere friendly from a technology standpoint, and with the pandemic, many companies are encouraging workers to do their jobs from the safety of their […]

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What Every Employer Needs to Know About Paying a Deceased Employee

By Jeffrey Rothholz Senior Compliance Officer It’s never an easy situation when an employee passes away, especially unexpectedly, but companies that have a plan in place can make the process a bit easier for those left behind while ensuring that they meet their legal obligations.  Coordination among various departments and government agencies is key to ensuring […]

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Greenshades Year-End Showcase: What, Where, and Why You Should Attend

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager Greenshades Year-End Showcase is on October 21, 2020. It sounds like a big event, perhaps something you might not want to miss. And it is! But what exactly IS it? Year-End Showcase: The “What” Greenshades Year-End Showcase is an all-day virtual event. It’s free to attend, so anyone can […]

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Employee and Income Verification, Now at Your Fingertips

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager If you’re an employer, you’ve probably been asked at some point to verify a worker’s employment status or income. In fact, you’ve probably dealt with this sort of request more than once. If one of your employees applies for a mortgage, car loan, or government assistance, they must provide […]

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Updated FFCRA Regulations Now in Effect

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager On September 11, the Department of Labor issued some revised regulations for the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). You may recall that the FFCRA mandates that employers with fewer than 500 employees offer paid sick leave and expanded Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave to employees affected […]

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Four Things to Look for in an HR and Payroll Software Provider

By Erica Kasper Content Marketing Manager Let’s do a little word association. What comes to mind when you see the following terms? Payroll. Taxation. Employee retention credit. Compliance. Form 941. If this list is confusing, or worse, makes you want to curl up into a ball, you’re not alone. Thanks to COVID-19, the payroll landscape […]

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