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December 2, 2016

All I Want for Christmas is my FSA account Renewed!

My friends, we are always kids at heart when we think about Christmas and all the wonders it beholds. Not the least of which are the gifts we imagine and think we can’t live without. For many employees, a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) is one of those gifts. With a FSA, employees are able to […]

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November 30, 2016

A PSA on FSAs: Why Businesses Are Adding This Perk To Their Employee Benefits

Note: This article was originally published in August 2015, but has been updated as of November 2016.  If you’re like most entrepreneurs and HR leaders, you’ve been thinking about how you can continue to offer a competitive benefits package to attract and retain the very best talent. One perk you may not be thinking too much about—but […]


November 23, 2016

The 9 Benefits Every Employee Wants

This is a guest post from Jacob Shriar of OfficeVibe. Every employee wants the same thing. They want a company that clearly shows that they care about them and that treats them with the respect they deserve. The companies that are the most successful are the ones that are constantly striving to keep their employees […]


November 22, 2016

IRS Extends ACA Reporting Deadline for Employers

Employers received a 30-day extension to distribute the 2016 ACA Reporting Forms to employees, according to IRS Notice 2016-70, released on November 18th. Specifically, the due date to distribute the 2016 ACA Reporting Forms 1095-B (Health Coverage) and 1095-C (Employer-Provided Health Insurance Offer and Coverage), was pushed from January 31, 2017 to March 2, 2017. […]


November 9, 2016

FSA Contribution Cap to Increase to $2600 in 2017

Employees can contribute up to $2600 in pre-tax money into their health care flexible spending account (FSA) next year – an increase of $50 from 2016. This news, released in the Revenue Procedure 2016-55 by the IRS on October 25th, is welcomed for employees who have their fair share of health expenses. FSAs help cover […]

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November 2, 2016

Zenefits Included in PCMag’s Startup Toolkit

To say that starting a small business is hard is an understatement. That’s why our mission at Zenefits is to make entrepreneurship easier and more accessible for everyone. Our commitment to this goal is one of the reasons why we are so thrilled to be included in PCMag’s November 2016 Startup Toolkit. Here’s what PCMag […]