Construction Industry Perspectives

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Federal Overtime Rules

Overtime Regulations Delayed

On Tuesday, November 22, a federal judge in Texas issued a nation-wide preliminary injunction to stop the overtime rules from
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Succession Planning Is Critical

Succession Planning Is Critical

As the owner of a construction firm, you have probably thought about retiring at some point and handing off the
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Tax Policy Update

Post-Election Tax Policy Update

Donald Trump's election as the 45th President of the United States on November 8 is expected to bring changes to
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W-2 Filing Deadline

Employers Face New Jan. 31 W-2 Filing Deadline

The Internal Revenue Service today reminded employers and small businesses of a new Jan. 31 filing deadline for Forms W-2.
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Business Property

Pros and Cons of Renting Equipment

Careful management of equipment needs is critical if contractors are to remain profitable and competitive. Part of that process involves
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Independent contractor

New Overtime Rules

Contractors with office staff will likely be affected by a recently issued rule from the U.S. Department of Labor that
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Federal Overtime Rules

Watch for a Delay to Federal Overtime Rules

On September 28, Congress, with bipartisan support, passed a bill that would delay the implementation of the new overtime regulations.
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Independent contractor

Defining “Reasonable” Compensation

You probably assume as the owner of a construction firm that your compensation is nobody's business but yours. However, since
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