July 14, 2016

U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Improvements to Form 5500

Released by the United States Department of Labor on July 11, 2016. Form 5500 affects us all and the Department of Labor is looking for your […]
June 24, 2016

DOL Overtime Rule Will Impact Hospitality Industry

Originally Posted by SHRM.org By: Allen Smith The hospitality industry will be hit hard by the Department of Labor’s updates to the overtime rule implementing the […]
June 9, 2016

Fiduciary Rollout: DOL to Extend a Hand

Original post employeebenefitadvisor.com WASHINGTON — As the dust begins to settle after the Department of Labor issued its hotly contested fiduciary regulation, one of the key […]
May 9, 2016

What the DOL Wants During a DOL Audit

When a company is audited, the auditor sent by the DOL will vary in his or her experience of conducting audits. If the person is a novice, then that often means the auditor might ask for more information, whereas someone more experienced knows exactly what they want.
May 6, 2016

7 Common Mistakes that Could Trigger a DOL Audit

Not many things incite more fear than receiving a notice that you’re about to have an audit, especially from the Department of Labor (DOL).
April 25, 2016

DOL Guidance on the ACA and Federal Wage Payment Statutes

The Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor has issued guidance to governmental agencies on the interaction of the Affordable Care Act and government contractors’ responsibilities for payment of fringe benefits.