Which Benefits are Legally Required?

Unemployment insurance Unemployment insurance benefits are provided through the Federal-State Unemployment Insurance Program, which delivers short-term benefit payments to employees who lose their jobs through no fault of their own. The program is funded via federal and state unemployment taxes Only the employer pays federal unemployment tax. Further, most states require only the employer to…

Handling HR and Payroll for Remote Employees

If your remote employees live in the state where your business is located, you must follow federal employment laws plus your state’s employment rules. But if your remote employees live in a different state from where you conduct business, you must comply with federal employment laws plus the labor laws for each state in which…