What is a PEO?

A professional employer organization (PEO) provides comprehensive HR solutions for small businesses. Many employers know that employing a PEO can help them save money on employee benefits packages and assist with payroll administration, but that’s not all they can do....

Restaurant Revitalization Fund: What Employers Need to Know

As part of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), the Small Business Administration (SBA) set aside $28.6 billion dollars for a grant program called the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF). The RRF was designed to bring aid to restaurants, bars, and other “eating...

2021 Minimum Wage Increases and Free Wage Guide

Minimum wage is increasing statewide once again in California on January 1st, 2021. There are over 40 individual minimum wage increases in the state for specific cities, counties and/or municipal areas that employers in those areas must meet. It’s crucial for...

California Employers Opt Out of Employee Tax Deferral Program

In early August, President Trump signed an executive order directing the Secretary of Treasury to defer the withholding, deposit and payment of the employee portion of Social Security taxes on wages paid from September 1, 2020, through December 31, 2020. The intention...