Posts Tagged ‘Employment and Training Administration’

Federal Agencies to Crack Down on Employers Using Foreign Hires

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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued a press release disclosing the recently formed interagency partnership between the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Civil Rights Division Immigrant and Employee Rights Section (IER) and the DOL’s Employment and Training Administration, Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) to stop discrimination against U.S. workers and to help…

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Use Automated HR to Capitalize on WOTC Employment Tax Credits

Use Automated HR to Capitalize on WOTC Employment Tax Credits

The hiring and onboarding of an employee is oftentimes a time-consuming process for both applicants and employers. Tax-credit screening, document collection, background checks, and employment verification, are all components that take up a lot of time, but they don’t have to with today’s technology. Moving to an automated HR process for onboarding will save you…

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WOTC Survives Tax Reform Legislation

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There were many changes to tax law in the recent tax reform legislation passed by Congress in December 2017. One important program remained untouched, however, the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), which will remain in place until at least the end of 2019. The WOTC is a voluntary federal tax credit administered by the Employment…

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