The Axcet Blog

IRS Releases Updated Withholding Form for 2019

Axcet Helps Client Terminate a Dishonest Employee

When Winter Storms Strike: Can Employers Require Attendance During Inclement Weather?

Taboo Goes Up in Smoke: Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

Recovering from Disaster: 7 Steps for Protecting Your Business' Most Important Assets

'Tis the Season for Safe Holiday Lighting Tips

Top 3 Security Measures that Ensure Your Payroll Partner Treats Your Data Like It’s Theirs

Scared to Outsource Payroll? 6 Reasons to Let Go of the Fear

Medical Marijuana: New Laws in Missouri Create Questions for Employers

6 Dos and Don'ts of Paying Overtime

How to Prepare Your Business for Winter Weather

Valuable IRS Resources to Help Prepare for 2019 Tax Filing

How to Explain Health Insurance Benefits to Employees

8 Factors Impacting Your Employee Health Care Costs

Beyond the Water Cooler: 7 HR Best Practices for Small Business Owners

Ask the Expert: Halloween Safety Tips

How the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Affects Businesses

10 Steps for a Successful Employee Offboarding Experience

The 2018 Holiday Shopping Season and Paycheck Withholding

10 Best Practices for Workers’ Compensation Claim Management

Time Off to Vote: Four Employer Guidelines for Election Day

When Disaster Strikes: 8 Steps to Prepare Your Business

Ask the Payroll Expert: How to Change to a New Pay Cycle

Axcet HR Solutions Payroll Team to Present in Saint Louis

Small Business Health Insurance Options

5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Outsource Payroll

5 New Workplace Rules in a #MeToo World

Small Businesses, Health Insurance and the PEO Option

Axcet HR Solutions Completes OSHA’s VPP Star Site Recertification

Ask the Payroll Expert: What Are My Taxpayer Rights?

Ask the Payroll Expert: Tax Scams, Fake Charities and Peak Hurricane Season

Ask the Payroll Expert: Paycheck Checkup for Seasonal, Part-Time and Temporary Workers

Ask the Payroll Expert: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and State Taxes

Ask the Payroll Expert: How to Use the IRS Withholding Calculator

Ask the Payroll Expert: How to Perform a Paycheck Checkup

Certified Professional Employer Organizations (CPEO): What Are They and Why Does Certification Matter

The Top Eight Payroll Mistakes Small Businesses Make

How to Process Payroll for Deceased Employees

Tips for a Safe and Happy Fourth of July Holiday

Human Resources Disaster Preparedness: Is Your Workplace Ready?

Ask the HR Expert: Translating Employee Handbooks into Spanish

Axcet HR Solutions Receives OSHA’s VPP Star of Excellence Award for Eighth Year

Ask the Expert with Jeanette Coleman: FMLA Child Bonding Leave

Eligible Summertime Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account Expenses

Axcet HR Solutions' Human Resources Consultant Kat Merriman to Present on Harassment in the Workplace

Kansas City Joins Nationwide Ban the Box Momentum; Impacts Public and Private Employers June 9

5 Signs It’s Time to Outsource Your Business’ HR

Reminder: EEO-1 Employer Information Report Filing Deadline is June 1

Ask the Expert with Jeanette Coleman: Marijuana and DOT Regulations

How-To Use the Right Benefits to Attract Talent and Inspire Employee Loyalty and Productivity

Kansas City-Based Axcet HR Solutions Sponsors Business Networking Event

How a Workplace Violence Prevention Policy Can Help Your Small to Mid-Sized Business

How Changes to Depreciation Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Affect Businesses

What Employers Need to Know About Hiring Summer Interns

Ask the Expert: Requiring Use of Paid Leave Before Unpaid Medical Leave

IRS Adjusts 2018 HSA Contribution Limit – Again

Kansas City’s PEO Axcet HR Solutions Celebrates 30-Year Anniversary

5 Must-Haves For Your Employee Handbook

Ask the Expert: What to Report to OSHA

Three Ways Small Business Owners Can Attract and Retain Employees in a Tight Labor Market

3 Reasons Nonprofits Should Consider Screening Their Volunteers

Free Twinkies! A Creative Tax Reform Act Bonus

Flu: the $9 billion cost to employers

Q&A: Mental Health in the Workplace

What the Federal Government's Challenge of State Marijuana Laws Means for Employers

Handling Harassing Behavior in the Workplace

Drug Tests: Four Questions to Ask Before Dropping Your Program

IRS Updates about ACA Form 1095-C

Q&A: Time limit for filing a medical claim

5 Questions to Ask When Testing Employees for Marijuana

Q&A: Were paid family leave plans affected by the 2017 Tax Law?

Q&A: Gender Reporting and EEO-1 Survey

Q&A: Transfer Flex Spending Account on Employment Termination

Daylight Savings Wage and Hour Issues this Month

Marijuana in the Workplace - Regulatory Fog

New Disability Claim Rules Take Effect April 1st

Q&A: Sharing a Room When Traveling for Business

Will Your Job Descriptions Shield You in a Potential Wage and Hour Audit?

Can a 1 or 2-person company get group medical insurance?

On the Wrong Side of the Law: Two Common Employer Mistakes

NonExempt Worker Time & Attendance Exemptions

Q&A: Additional Pay for Exempt Employee

Prior Entitlement to FMLA Leave is Not A Free Ticket to Miss Work

3 Common FLSA Issues with non-exempt workers

Q&A: Remote Work During Inclement Weather

Q&A: Tips for Workplace Closure Notifications

The High Price of Overly-Prescriptive HR Policies

IRS Updated Payroll Withholding Tables Now Available 

IRS Updated Payroll Withholding Tables Now Available

Preparing for the Unthinkable: Active Shooter Event

Q&A: Sexual harassment outside of the workplace. Is the employer responsible?

Notable Employment Provisions in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1)

Q&A: Employee Handbook Changes Needed in 2018

The Downside of Not Training your Managers on FMLA

Q& A Terminating a Pregnant Employee

Q&A: Creating a Social Responsibility Policy

2018 Mileage Rate Released

Personal Car for Business Use | Who Pays in case of an accident?

What to Look for When Searching for a PEO [free e-book}

2018 Mileage Rate Released

Q&A: Rumors of Elf Resignation

State Minimum Wage Changes for 2018 (map)

Jerry Moore, CEO, Grass Pad is a Grass Guy

Q&A: IRS Implications for gift certificates and gift cards

6 Ways Employers Sink Their Own Ships

Q&A: How to do an Internal Wage & Hour Audit

How Do Employers Calculate FMLA Leave Around the Holidays

Q&A: Paying Employees for Holiday Party Time

W-2 and 1099-MISC Due Dates

Avoiding Holiday Liability

Q&A: Where to file benefit enrollment documents

Q&A: Rescinding an employment offer based on credit check results

Q&A: Compensation for Travel Time

Q&A: Employee Claiming a Hostile Work Environment

Distributing Open Enrollment Materials Electronically

Q&A: Self-Funded Health Plan & Transgender Services

Play or Pay: Is Your Health Plan "Affordable" for 2018?

Enrolling in E-Verify for Multiple Companies

Merriam restaurant owner pleads guilty in $709,539 back pay case

Employer Must Pay for All Breaks Shorter than 20 Minutes Notwithstanding "Flex Time" Policy

Mandatory Flu Vaccine Policies: Dealing with Employees Who Refuse the Shot

Long Bathroom Breaks

Q&A: Employee's Employment Authorization Document (EAD) about to expire

That Stinks! EEOC Sues on Behalf of Employee Denied Relief from Workplace Smells

Q&A: Loans on 401(k) Plans Due to Natural Disasters

Q&A: Natural Disasters and FMLA leave

Picking up the Pieces after a Natural Disaster

How to Prepare your Workforce for a Natural Disaster

I-9 Forms for H-1B Employers

Q&A: Employees who Smoke

The New Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC)

Q&A: When to Offer COBRA

National Payroll Week 2017

ACA Penalties are Still In Effect

Q & A: Dress Code Violation

Missouri Plumbing Contractor Hit with $714k in Fines over Trench Collapse

Q&A: Suspected Drug & Alcohol Use

Did Yahoo End a Telecommuting Trend in 2013?

How to Make Your Employees Care about Cybersecurity: 10 Tips

Six Best Practices for Managing Unhappy Employees

How to Achieve Worker Safety While Watching the August 21 Eclipse

The Future of Performance Reviews - What Employers Can Learn from Major League Baseball

What our clients said -

What is co-employment?

Millennials and the Rise of Pre-Paid Card Use

Why use a PEO?

Under the Weather: The Current Status of Paid Sick Leave Laws


Axcet HR among the first to become a Certified Professional Employer Organization

Q&A: Accommodating Employees with Disabilities

Q&A: Religious Accommodation and Employee Safety

q&a: Do I have to pay employees to run a 5K?

Q&A: can we require using Electronic w-2 forms?

Q&A: rules about Employees discussing pay

Tax & employment law for employees in multiple states

Q&A: COBRA rate increases 

Q&A: Electronic W-2 Forms

Possible Employee Accommodation | ADA 

OSHA Penalty Increases Now in Effect

Hiring decision when marijuana is legal in your state

43% of Small Business Owners Feel They Wear Too Many Hats

EEOC Reports Increase in Discrimination Charges Filed

Service Animal Gets Job, Too!

The New OSHA Walking-Working Surfaces Rule Took Effect.

When Will I Get My Tax Refund?

Exempt v. Non-Exempt - What's the difference?

Proposed Changes to the FLSA Overtime Rule

It's Time to Start Using New Form I-9

Downsides to Low Unemployment

What to do when an employee quits without notice

Eliminate Most Frequent Cause of Workers' Comp Claims

EITC Awareness Day. Is there money waiting for you?

One by one, 3 utility workers descended into a manhole. One by one, they died.

16 Tips for Interviewers | Free E-Book

Compliance Risks Increase as Business Use More Contract Workers

15 Expert Tips for Firing Employees

17 Labor Laws Every Small Business Owner Should Know

How COBRA Intersects with Medicare and Retiree Benefit Plans

Best Practices for Handling Political Activity in the Work Place.

OSHA Finalizes Slip, Trip, and Fall Rule

3 Reasons Benefits are a Game-Changer for Attracting Talent

Small Employers Expected to Offer HRAs after law passed

10 Top Compliance Issues for 2017 Benefits Planning

First Do No Harm: How To Correct I-9 Mistakes The Right Way

Compliance Countdown: 5 ACA Tips So You Don't Drop the Ball in 2017: On Demand Webinar

State Minimum Wage Increases for 2017