News & Announcements

Whether we like it or not, at some time during the year chances of needing a sick day are likely.  Maybe the time is required for oneself or to care for a family member.  Either way, most full-time employees in the state of Massachusetts have the right to use earned sick time.  However, each company […]

Posted on September 4, 2017 in News & Announcements, Payroll Massachusetts

Of all the celebrations for abc Payroll to be excited about, we think National Payroll Week shows up at the top of our list! September 4-8, 2017, the American Payroll Association is hosting National Payroll Week to recognize the hard work and dedication payroll professionals put into their industry and an educational tool to help […]

Posted on August 16, 2017 in News & Announcements, Payroll ma, Payroll Massachusetts

At the end of July, Governor Charlie Baker signed into law the Massachusetts Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (MPWFA), which is designed to ensure pregnant and nursing employees are protected under Chapter 151B: Unlawful Discrimination similarly to other groups specified in this act. What Does the MPWFA mean? The MPWFA makes it illegal for an employer to […]

It isn’t news that the US Department of Labor has been working in recent months to protect more employees with an update to overtime standards under the Fair Labor Standards Act.  Starting December 1, 2016, nearly 42 million workers who are currently exempt from overtime pay will now be eligible. For those who make up […]

Posted on February 25, 2016 in ABC Payroll, HR Services Boston, News & Announcements

Payroll companies in MA are known for their abundance of services, but some business owners choose to take on the task of handling their own payroll. abc Payroll wants all new small business owners to know about the importance of complying to new hire reporting as they bring in new employees and how we can […]

Posted on March 11, 2015 in News & Announcements, Payroll Massachusetts, Payroll NH

Let’s face it – everyone makes mistakes. We are all human and despite our best efforts, mistakes are bound to happen. The best way to minimize the amount of mistakes made during the course of any particular job, at any company, is to ensure that the person responsible for that particular job is the best […]

Posted on March 11, 2015 in News & Announcements

If taxes were as easy as we all wish that they were, then there wouldn’t be a thriving industry of tax and payroll services professionals who make it their job to provide those services to their clients. The bleak reality of the world we live in is that, yes, taxes can often get very complicated. […]

Posted on March 11, 2015 in ABC Payroll, News & Announcements

Running your business is the most important job you have – you’re the expert. However, if you don’t have enough time to focus on operations, clients and employees, it’s time to consider outsourcing some of the administrative tasks. Payroll services are one of the first functions that small business owners look to outsource. Why Outsource […]

Posted on March 11, 2015 in News & Announcements, Payroll Massachusetts

This fall Massachusetts voters passed a proposed law which entitles employees in Massachusetts to earn and use sick time. The exact conditions of the law may be tweaked by the legislature but the basic law has been approved so anyone managing a business’ payroll in Massachusetts will need to pay close attention to its evolution. […]