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health care reform bill

June 23, 2017
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Senate Reveals Health Care Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate has been considering the House of Representatives’ American Health Care Act (AHCA) since early May, with the goal of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Some of the major questions the Senate has attempted to address with the latest health care reform effort include: Whether employers are required to offer health insurance […]

broker problems

June 12, 2017
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Compliance Checklist: Federal Employment Laws You Need To Know At Every Stage Of Your Company’s Growth

With a fast-growing small business, compliance is just one of many things on your to-do list, behind hiring, improving operations, and fine-tuning your products. Here’s a quick checklist of some major federal laws you’ll need to tackle at different employee thresholds in your growth. 1+ Employee Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), via DoL Employers must […]

employee health benefits

June 5, 2017
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Senate Searches for Path Forward on Health Care Reform

After narrowly passing the House, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which represents the latest effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and reform health care, moved to the Senate early last month. The AHCA received mostly negative marks from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) in late May, increasing the pressure on the […]

compliance - Licensing+ app

May 19, 2017
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Zenefits Earns >99.9% Compliance Rate After Follow-Up Licensing Audit

A little over a year ago, Zenefits self-reported licensing violations to 51 states. Immediately following the discovery, we designed and implemented sophisticated licensing software controls to prevent unlicensed transactions. We had so much success with the technology that we decided to create Licensing+, a free application for any company or individual with licensing compliance needs. […]

May 8, 2017
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A Snapshot of Where the AHCA Stands Today

In March, the AHCA bill did not have enough support to pass the House and Speaker Paul Ryan and President Trump declared the Affordable Care Act the “law of the land.” Three weeks later, they decided to revive the AHCA. Here’s a snapshot on where we are now and what it means for you as […]

May 3, 2017
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Preparing for Arizona’s Mandatory Sick Leave (Prop 206)

If you’re running a business, chances are you’ve heard of Arizona’s Proposition 206, The Fair Wages and Healthy Families Act that passed in November of 2016. This law mandates two changes for employers in the state, both effective on or before July 1st, 2017 (Phoenix Business Journal). Prop 206 mandates the following adjustments in employer […]