• 5 Things HR Pros Can Learn About This Year's New Tax Bill & Change Management

    4 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

    If anyone knows change management, it's Human Resources. And things are about to change dramatically, due to our new tax code. It's now law and some of the changes are going to affect companies and employees THIS year!
    So how do HR Pros need to prepare for this brave new world of tax reform? Here are a few tips:
    Get your health offerings solidified. Just when we had figured out how to navigate the ACA and help our employees do so, it's been changed again! For 2019, the individual mandate has been repealed, so anticipate some shifts in what coverage is offered. Employees that decided...
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  • Companies are raking it in from the Trump tax law - and it's a big win for both Democrats and Republicans

    Companies are raking it in from the Trump tax law - and it's a big win for both Democrats and Republicans

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Democrats and Republicans have been arguing about how large companies will spend gains from the GOP tax law's huge corporate tax cut.
    In the first quarter, spending by S&P 500 companies supported both parties' arguments.
    Share buybacks hit the highest level in a single quarter, supporting the Democratic argument that the money will go to shareholders and not workers.
    Capital expenditures also surged to the highest level for any first quarter on record, supporting the GOP's argument that the law will boost economic growth.
    The biggest companies in the US made a killing in the first quarter...
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  • Tax cut windfall seen lifting U.S. companies' business investments

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - U.S. companies could plow more of the money saved from sweeping tax cuts into business investment later this year, perhaps even surpassing a jump in first-quarter capital expenditure that was the highest in almost seven years, strategists and analysts said.
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