Protecting Employee Information

Employment fraud through identity theft has increased exponentially over the last few years.  To understand the severity of the situation, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reports it receives approximately 50,000 ID theft complaints a week.  Most of the complaints filed with the FTC are related to tax refund scams. What is identity theft? Identity theft […]

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission works diligently to ensure hiring opportunities are fair and non-discriminatory for everyone. Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Washington, DC, the EEOC mission statement is “We Promote Equality of Opportunity in the Workplace and Enforce Federal Laws Prohibiting Employment Discrimination”.  The EEOC provides guidance to federal agencies on all aspects […]

Internet…..Friend or Foe?

Most all businesses today would agree the internet is an invaluable tool for research and to reach their customer base. As a payroll professional the internet is an invaluable tool in keeping up to date on the latest tax and compliance laws.  Without the internet it would be very challenging to do my job. So […]

Colonial Capital Chapter of the APA Bi-Monthly Meeting

Director of Information Systems

The Colonial Capital Chapter of the APA met this morning at PenSoft for their bi-monthly meeting to discuss “The Payroll Departments Role in a Disaster Recovery Plan” with speaker Paul MacDonald, Director of Information Systems at PenSoft. This topic is important because all companies need to have something in place for the continuation of their […]