10 Tax-Free Fringe Benefits (i.e., “Perks”)

Sklover Working Wisdom

Instead, many employers are offering tax-free fringe benefits (“perquisites,” or more commonly, “perks,” for short.), instead, either by offering them to certain individuals who are deemed particularly deserving of them, or to all employees in a structured fringe benefit plan. Indeed, the amount of tax-free benefit under several of these benefits changes from year to year.) At $365 a month, that comes to a potential tax-free benefit of $4,380 a year.

On #EqualPayDay Dig Deeper into the Pay Gap’s Complexities


But not all huge pay gaps are in STEM fields – retail, food service and transportation also have significant gender pay gaps, ranging from 14 to 28%. The wage gaps between cis and transgender people and between able and disabled people also remain huge.

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Overtime Pay: 80% of American Employees are Entitled. Are you?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Many states have state overtime laws that give employees even greater overtime benefits, as well as broader eligibility to overtime pay. times the minimum wage. Bear in mind: Your state may provide you even better Overtime Benefits and/or easier Overtime Qualification – Many states provide employees in their states (a) greater overtime benefits, and (b) easier overtime qualification criteria, than does the FLSA. “I’ve got all the money I’ll ever need.

2012 175

Non-Profits Playing An Important Role In Fostering Employment For People With ASD


The AST founders note that two additional obstacles to employment are centralized transportation, and the lack of safe, affordable integrated living options for those on the spectrum. The cost benefits of supporting job seekers with ASD.

2018 130

Highest Paying Jobs for Felons | Get a Second Chance


Some jobs offer lower wages, but there are some high paying jobs for felons. Swift Transportation, Shaffer Trucking, CR England, etc. Once you become experienced you will eventually get a higher wage. Benefits for Employers.

2019 169

Increasing Education through Work – A Cost Effective Method

Ms. Career Girl

Now let’s delve into the fun and complicated world of business educational assistance benefits set up the IRS. Work-Related Education Fringe Benefit Educational fringe benefits are expenses that can be deducted when you file your tax return as business-related.

2015 158

Keeping Taxes in Check: Write-Offs for Your Small Business

Ms. Career Girl

If you don’t have a car, then you can also factor in public transport expenses. You’ll find the same thing happens with technology and transportation. Employee Wages. Employee Benefits Programs. Employee benefits programs are a diverse group.

2017 152

4 Types of Compensation You May Be Owed from Your Company

Career Alley

All other employees will typically be paid an hourly wage or salary. However, in addition to these wages, there are other forms of compensation that you may be owed by your company. These benefits can significantly help a person stay financially solvent while unemployed.

5 Negotiation Tips Every Career Girl Should Know

Ms. Career Girl

According to the National Women’s Law Center , women would lose $418,800 over the course of a 40-year career based on today’s wage gap. Networking with people in your industry will help you understand what a competitive wage is for someone in your position.

2017 187

Promising 2011 Careers that Match Your Personality

Career Key

While it's true accountants, engineers, nurses and practically any occupation in the sciences is the ticket to good job opportunities and wages, there are many other options, with a variety of education and training requirements.

2011 199

Working and Living in the Fourth Industrial Revolution


The Fourth Industrial Revolution is poised to disrupt and potentially de-center manufacturing, transportation and even service, and therefore eliminate or transform millions of jobs. The theme for this year’s World Economic Forum gathering in Davos was the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

2016 102

Occupational Health Concerns: Realistic Work Safety Career Advice

Career Key

It might be the best $200 (or less) you ever spent – especially if you end up keeping unemployment benefits you might have otherwise lost by checking the wrong box on a form. Do you have occupational health or work safety concerns?

2013 167

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

We spend “left-over money” on technology gadgets, killer apps, insurance, transportation and recreation. Many of the work benefits we enjoy resulted from her personal work in Congress. Teachers make a reasonable wage and their careers bring job satisfaction every day.

AT & T Seeking to Hire 10K Veterans and Military Family Members

Resume Bear

The company has established a Military Talent Attraction team, which focuses on promoting AT&T’s career opportunities to veterans and educating managers across AT&T on the benefits of hiring military veterans. ” AT&T jobs are among the best in the world and full- and part-time positions include competitive wages and benefits.

Why Happy Grads Need To Be Brave Grads

Career Realism

Related: 3 Ways To Avoid A Minimum Wage Job After College. When you’re looking for your first job, you’ll benefit from exploring unusual ideas and engaging unconventional individuals. In your career, you will encounter “ships” that can transport you to unexpected places. This year, 3.2 million US students will graduate from college. 85% will move back home. 22% won’t be able to get a job.

2014 79

wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Being transferred to a location without public transportation. This would be problematic for me, as I don’t have a car and public transport between my house and the new office is near nonexistent. According to my instructor, we could set up a contract between me and the company that says I am working for them for educational purposes only and that I won’t collect unemployment from them after I leave and that they don’t have to pay me minimum wage.

2013 53

The Free Samples Theory: Why Volunteering Could Get You Hired

Ms. Career Girl

We, as a bloc, are much more comfortable spending low-value time in minimum-wage jobs that pay at least something, than in volunteering, which continues to carry the stigma of mundane work. I continue to spend something of value- in this case, my time, as well as transportation costs.

2010 233

Unemployment Extension Update

Corn on the Job

If your unemployment insurance benefits have been exhausted before the passing of this bill, you WILL be eligible for additional weeks of unemployment benefits. Those looking to receive a jumbo lump sum payment dating back to when benefits were exhausted will be mildly disappointed. Don’t frown too hard, your benefits will begin immediately moving forward. Do you have questions on unemployment benefits, or any horror stories to share?

2009 52

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

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2010 86

recruiter says: half my candidates are no-shows for interviews.

Ask A Manager

I’m used to hiring techie developer types for swanky tech companies, not sales folk for transportation sales companies… Regardless, when you have an engaging phone screen with a candidate that pushes for the close asking, “What the next steps are?&#

2011 70

at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee?

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Ground transportation even within the city where your job is located? coworker wants me to keep a secret a demand not just for salary history, but benefit details too companies that use "cool" language in job postings what should I make of this very nice HR person?

2011 93

short answer Sunday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

Imagine if the employee is partnered with someone on a night shift, and has children, and needs to transport the kids to daycare.

2011 74