Avoiding Liability for Independent Contractor Misclassification May Become Harder if New House Bill Passes.

A house bill has recently been introduced that will significantly change the liability of misclassifying employees as independent contractors. A bill concerning employee status was introduced in the House on July 30 by Rep Jim McDermott (D-Wash). The bill, H.R. 3408 or Taxpayer Responsibility, Accountability, and Consistency Act of 2009, makes it substantially harder to avoid employment tax liability for …

DCPA School Supply Drive

School Supply Drive Lora Manternach PHR CPP, is a member of the Denver Chapter Payroll Association and is a volunteer on the Community Service Committee.  One of the projects that she organized is the School Supply Drive.  DCPA raised over $300 in school supplies for Barnum Elementary School.  Thanks to all the members of DCPA for their support.  This was a …

Safety Newsletters

StaffScapes, Inc. encourages safety for our clients and our employees.  Each month StaffScapes sends out “Safety Matters,” a newsletter to provide awareness of safety issues to you and your employees.  By sharing this information with employees you are creating a safer work environment and reducing the risk of non-productive employees.  “Safety Matters” encompasses a number of safety related issues.  Although …