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Extended Due Date for Deferred Taxes

Employers who elected to defer their employees’ taxes were instructed to withhold and pay the deferred taxes during the beginning of the year. However, this period has recently been extended.

Where Is My Second Stimulus Payment?

The IRS is diligently working on sending out the second stimulus payments of 2020 to eligible recipients. Find out where your stimulus payment is with these tools and resources.

IRS Updates to 2021 Form W-4 and Publication 15-T

Recently the IRS released the 2021 Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Certificate, and the 2021 Publication 15-T, Federal Income Tax Withholding Methods. The updates in these forms include more vocabulary in the directions to help users understand how they should complete these forms.

The New Child Tax Credit for 2021

The new Child Tax Credit is part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to support families. Eligible individuals must meet certain requirements to receive payments beginning in July.

IRS Delays 2020 Federal Income Tax Filing Deadline

On March 17, 2021, the IRS announced in a news release that they decided to postpone the tax filing deadline for your 2020 individual tax returns.

Where's My W-2?!

As the deadline to file your individual tax returns quickly approaches, make sure you are prepared with all of the necessary documents. If you don't have your Form W-2, you should know how to find it!

Onboarding in a Remote Work Environment

Since COVID-19 has caused many companies to introduce a remote work environment, the workspace we may have been used to prior to last year has changed drastically. When onboarding a new hire while in a remote work environment, managers and onboarding personnel should know the best ways to keep them engaged and excited about their new journey.

DOL Final Rule Halted Due to Regulatory Freeze

In early January, a Final Rule for classifying independent workers was published; however, it has now been put on hold due to the regulatory freeze.

4 Steps to Take Before Working From Home

During difficult times, such as bad weather, caring for a family member, or a pandemic such as COVID-19, working from home can become an imperative need for an employee. To help companies prepare to work from home, here are four essential steps that will keep employees and companies safe and compliant.

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Trick or Treat?

As Cybersecurity Awareness Month comes to a close, you should still make sure you and your team are looking out for potential email threats. Symmetry Software hopes you and your team stay safe and have a Happy Halloween!

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Staying Up To Date

Keeping your technology devices up to date has many purposes, including your software's overall stability and keeping you safe from hackers. This month, in honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Symmetry Software wants to make sure your computer is up to date and safe from hackers.

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Office 365 Phishing Attempts

Cybersecurity Awareness Month is the perfect time to participate in this year's theme: "Do Your Part" and #BeCyberSmart! You can use this month to ensure your company has the most up-to-date training to keep everyone safe! 2020 has presented many workplace changes, and as we continue navigating through the year, cyber threats continue evolving.

Symmetry Software Named as One of Inc.'s 2021 Best Workplaces

Symmetry Software has been named to Inc. magazine's annual list of the Best Workplaces for 2021. The list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of American companies that have created exceptional workplaces and company culture whether teams are operating in person or remotely.

Symmetry Software Names Elizabeth Oviedo as Chief Executive Officer, Founder and CEO Tom Reahard Transitions to Chairman

Symmetry Software has announced that it has appointed Elizabeth Oviedo as Chief Executive Officer. Elizabeth previously held the Chief Strategy Officer position and is the second CEO to be announced in the over 37 years of Symmetry Software's history.

National Payroll Week® (NPW) celebration, September 7-11

This year's NPW 2020 theme is "Paylympics," which is all about celebrating Team Payroll USA members as they bring home the gold by being the best in their field through hard work, training, and dedication.

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