Regulatory updates for accountants
Help your clients comply with business regulations
Paychex continuously monitors regulations that could have a significant impact on your clients' payroll, taxes, and retirement plans. It’s just one of the many ways we proactively work to help you and your clients succeed.
IRS proposed draft of 2020 Form W-4
Help clients understand how proposed changes to the Employee Withholding Allowance Certificate could affect them and their employees. Read the article.
Potential impact of proposed federal overtime rule
New Paychex research uses data to show how U.S. businesses and employees - by region, state, and industry sector - could be affected. Read the article.
Valuable resources on Paychex WORX
Paychex WORX is your source for the latest developments on tax reform and other issues impacting businesses.
Effects of Supreme Court's Wayfair Decision
In a highly anticipated ruling, the Supreme Court determined that states have the authority to make online retailers collect sales taxes regardless of a company's physical presence in the state. The 5-4 decision overturned the 1992 Quill decision, determining it was outdated. Most states are eager for this revenue; although some observers note that it will take time for states and localities to tweak tax rules in response. Many small businesses that maintain an online selling presence might need help managing the array of complex sales tax requirements nationwide.
Client HR Compliance Analysis
Paychex has built this highly actionable tool to provide accountants a tremendous opportunity to become more active in HR services. Ask clients the questions on this worksheet — in an advisory (and billable) setting — to help diagnose potential HR issues they may need to address to stay compliant.
It covers common problem areas such as:
- Recruitment and retention
- Managing employees
- Workplace safety
- Wage and hour regulations
- Workplace violence
Client HR Compliance Analysis – Accounting Professional Resource
This accompanying piece to the Client HR Compliance Analysis provides you with guidance on what to listen for from your clients as they respond to the topics addressed in the diagnostic tool.