Aatrix Releases 2024 Annual eFile Survey Results

The benchmark that has been the highlight of our surveys has always been the willingness of our customers to recommend Aatrix to others. 96.4% of Aatrix customers said they would recommend the Aatrix eFile Service to a friend or colleague. The primary customers of the Aatrix filing service are small businesses. 99% of the customers... Read more »

Current Payroll Updates For Second Quarter 2024

HSA (Health Savings Accounts) Limits Set For 2025 2025 Limits A fiscal year plan that satisfies the requirements for an HDHP on the first day of the first month of its fiscal year may apply that deductible for the entire fiscal year. In addition, the IRS announced the 2025 maximum amount that may be made... Read more »

Aatrix Software and TimeSuite Join Forces to Revolutionize Payroll and Construction Management

Grand Forks, ND: April 15, 2024  – Aatrix Software, a leading provider of payroll tax forms and reporting solutions, is thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with TimeSuite, a cutting-edge provider of construction management software. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the realm of a comprehensive management system for the construction industry and payroll... Read more »

California’s Pay Data Report Due May 8th

California Civil Rights Department Issues New Requirements The CRD (California Civil Rights Department, formerly known as the DFEH) published “Important Announcements for the 2023 Reporting Year” with new resources (guides, templates, training slides, responses to FAQs) and information required to comply with California law’s Pay Data Reporting requirements. If you are a private employer with... Read more »

Employers May Face Higher Benefit Costs In 2024

DOL Final FLSA Worker Classification Rule In Effect As Of Mar 11, 2024 The Department of Labor announced a final rule on independent contractors in January. The new ruling is expected to make it more difficult to classify workers as independent contractors. It introduces a new standard that uses a totality-of-the-circumstances analysis of the economic... Read more »

2024 IRS Form 941 Deposit Rules and Schedule

Notice 931 sets the deposit rules and schedule for Form 941. This information is also used for Forms 943, 944, 945, and CT-1. Two Deposit Schedules There are two deposit schedules—monthly or semiweekly—for determining when you deposit social security and Medicare taxes and withheld federal income tax. These schedules tell you when a deposit is... Read more »

The State Of Earned Wage Access In 2024

The Key Issues Surrounding Earned Wage Access(EWA) Businesses have found that EWA can be an effective recruiting tool, and employees are beginning to demand this benefit. The rush to provide this benefit during the labor shortages created by the pandemic has led to some confusion. There have certainly been some opportunists providing the service with... Read more »

2024 Federal And State FMLA Rules

Federal FMLA The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provides certain employees with up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave per year. It also requires that their group health benefits be maintained during the leave. FMLA is designed to help employees balance their work and family responsibilities by allowing them to take reasonable unpaid... Read more »