Congratulations to the 2017 officers and directors of the IEC Fort Worth/Tarrant County Chapter. The new board was installed by former chapter president, Bobby Tutor, at the annual Christmas party on December 1, 2016.
Among the hidden dangers in employment law are outdated polices and insufficient documentation of actions employers take relating to their employees. This webinar will focus on the positive impact of having both current policies and consistent documentation within your organization, provide concrete examples, and walk through easily accessed Federated resources to help you with these issues.
Yesterday, a Federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas blocked the Department of Labor’s (DOL) new Overtime Rule, which was set to go into effect on December 1st.
On November 16, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a permanent injunction for the Department of Labor’s (DOL) “persuader” rule. The nationwide injunction prevents the DOL from implementing any and all aspects of the rule.
During retirement, you will face a variety of living, medical, and discretionary expenses. To cover these, your retirement nest egg should ideally replace at least 75 percent of your current income.
If you live in an area that gets wintery weather, does the first snowfall of the season seem to bring on a rash of fender benders and crashes? Even though we all know what happens to the roads in the cold weather, that first dose of winter can be a real eye-opener on how to drive on snowy, wet, and slippery roads or when visibility is poor.
I was told that it is illegal for employees to discuss their wages with a fellow employee. Could you verify if this is correct?
One way to ensure your assets go to the people you want is to make gifts during your lifetime. These gifts can be specific assets or interests in your business. In 2016, you can use the Annual Gift Tax Exclusion to make gifts of up to $14,000 per person ($28,000 per person for married couples) without incurring any gift or estate tax liability.