Documents That Support Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

W-2/W-4 Tax Documents: The W-2 tax form is issued by your employer. Career & Workplace Resume Writing Resumes diplomas erin kennedy executive resume writer pay stubs professional resume services W-2 W-4The facts on your resume may get you an interview and even a job offer, but even these facts must still be verified before you start a new job. You should keep legitimate documents that back up the information on your resume.

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Cost of Living Pay Cuts for Twitter Employees Moving from Bay Area: Valid or BS?

The HR Capitalist

May your W-2 remain robust and in conjunction with your locale. By now, you're aware that hundreds or thousands of companies have announced that their white-collar jobs won't be returning to the office until 2021, and perhaps until a vaccine is approved, deployed and effective.

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Hiring a Contractor vs Hiring an Employee

Evil HR Lady

You may think that it’s simply your decision—do you want this person to be a regular “W-2” employee or do you want this person to be a “1099” contractor? When deciding whether to hire someone directly or to offer someone contractor employment, there is more to consider than you might realize. The reality is, it’s not all your choice. The IRS strongly regulates whether someone is a contractor or an employee. Here’s what you need to know. Control Freaks Shouldn’t Hire Contractors.

Increasing Education through Work – A Cost Effective Method

Ms. Career Girl

Due to the fact that it is non-taxable, the amount will not be reported on the end of the year W-2 form. If the educational assistance provided at your company is over $5,250, the amount over the maximum tax-free assistance allowed will be considered a part of the individual’s wage, must be reported on box 1 of the employee's W-2, and will be taxed at the end of the year in most cases--unless it can be considered a work-related education fringe benefit (more on that in a second).

2015 122

“Must an employee be paid to sign a non-compete?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Then I was brought on as a W-2 employee, and the compensation remained the same. When I became a W-2 employee, I was required to sign a new and detailed non-compete agreement, but not compensated extra for signing it. Question: Is it true that a non-compete agreement can only be enforced when the employee signing it is compensated for giving up their rights? I worked for a company as a 1099 independent contractor for several years.

13 Things to Hold Onto For Next Year’s Taxes

Ms. Career Girl

Probably the most well-known tax form is the W-2. The post 13 Things to Hold Onto For Next Year’s Taxes appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Are you breathing a sigh of relief now that tax season is officially over? Before you put away your tax returns, take a few minutes to read over the following list of 13 tax documents you need to hold onto for next year’s taxes.

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How to Identify an Employment Scam

Resume Bear

Rather,you become an independent contractor who receives a 1099 instead of a W-2 tax form at the end of the year. Are you currently on a search for a new job? If you are, you may be using the internet, as well as your local newspapers, to find job openings. While these are both great way to find job openings that you are qualified for, as well as to apply for them, you need to remember to be on the lookout for employment scams.

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THE NEW TAX CODE AND YOU! GET READY FOR STICKER SHOCK! | Resume.

Resume Help Blog

Starting in 2011, (next year folks), your W-2 tax form sent by your employer will be increased to show the value of whatever health insurance you are given by the company.

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How to Answer the ‘What Did You Make at Your Last Job?’ Question

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

If you lie, and they check your W-2, you’ll be in trouble. Dear J.T. & & Dale: I hate the “What did you make at your last job?&# question. I used to make a lot, but now I know I’ll never make that again. As soon as I tell the recruiter what I made, the interview is over. What can I do? Christian. J.T.: Dale: So, instead of hating the question, consider it an opening to ask one in return: “If I don’t name a number, will that put me out of contention?&#

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Share Your Passion – Be an About.com Guide

Telecommuting Journal

An independent contractor, or freelancer, isn’t employed by the company directly so for tax purposes you’ll be getting a 1099, not a W-2. If you’re looking for legitimate work at home jobs you might keep running across writing gigs that note “$675/mo base” as the compensation. Ever wonder what those job listings are referring to? Well, it’s likely those listings are referring to About.com’s Guide positions.

2011 100

The New World of Electronic Recruiting

Career Realism

These forms needed personal identification, W-2, and so on, to be faxed back. Dear J.T. & & Dale: I have been out of the “working world” for several years, kind of in semi-retirement after working 25 years at the same hospital. Now I’m interested in a seasonal job. So many things have changed with the application process! I had to apply online , send my resume online, and take a personality test online.

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“Short Answers on Saturdays”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 5: Can a former employer type “FIRED” all over my W-2 tax forms, even though I won unemployment? Since so many blog visitors submit Questions, we’ve decided to devote Saturdays to answering several Questions at once, and have chosen those that call for “shorter&# Answers. . We hope and expect this will serve our blog visitors to our very best ability, which is our Guiding Purpose. . We invite and request your Feedback and Support. .

2011 125

Four Changes You Can Make to Your Talent Acquisition Strategy Today

Workology

You can include it as part of your exit interview or survey, creating an employee template or as part of your employee termination process by simply adding it to your company issued information that is mailed to their home including COBRA information, 401(k) and standard information about their next year’s W-2.

2016 56

I Check References Each and Every Time I Extend An Offer

Hiring Technical People

One time I did this that’s of note (This was in a consulting, not a W-2 environment … may not be legal in the US in a W-2 environment), I was taking a huge gamble on someone’s ability to deliver. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

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Five Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Also, he has not paid commissions, is a willing partner in allowing an employee to forge a W-2 statement and other problems, too. . NEWQuestion 1 – Employer Misconduct after Employee Leaves: Is it legal for a former employer to continue sending emails from former employees work accounts, pretending that the former employees are still working for the company? Bufford. Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Short Answer is “Basically, No.”

2011 116

The Perfect Revenge: How to Quit a Job & Resign at Work

Workology

Include any instructions as to where to mail your final paycheck, W-2, or where to contact you for questions. How I Quit My Job. An employee goes from engaged to disengaged like lightening, and a passive candidate to active possibly even at a faster pace. An employee reaches the decision in a split second. They have reached their breaking point and had enough.

Spanx Me: The Secret in 7E

Workology

” The entrepreneurial employee benefits from the stability of the W-2 income, sharing of tax-burden, often more robust benefit packages, and access to unemployment insurance, should times get tough. When I first heard “7E,” I thought it was referencing an apartment. Or Seven-Eleven.

2012 102

“Short Answers on Saturdays”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 5: Can a former employer type “FIRED” all over my W-2 tax forms, even though I won unemployment? Since so many blog visitors submit Questions, we’ve decided to devote Saturdays to answering several Questions at once, and have chosen those that call for “shorter&# Answers. . We hope and expect this will serve our blog visitors to our very best ability, which is our Guiding Purpose. . We invite and request your Feedback and Support. .

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is it okay to lie about your salary history when applying for a new job?

Ask A Manager

Some companies verify the salary information you give them, by asking to see a recent pay stub or a W-2, or by checking with the previous employer directly. A reader writes: I’ve been wondering about whether or not it’s ever okay to exaggerate your past salary. I currently work for a nonprofit and I’d like to transition to the for-profit world. I’m worried that I will not get paid the for-profit market rate because future employers will see what I am currently paid.

company wants my past performance evaluations and tax forms, and 4 other “is it legal” questions

Ask A Manager

Detailed compensation history including both base and variable/incentive compensation, which is to be disclosed in the employment application and should be supported by the most recent full year’s W-2 statement.” ” Either they are brilliant and all recruiters should be asking for copies of performance reviews and W-2′s, or they are reckless , setting the tone of mistrust and legal risk.

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Incorporate Your Business

Telecommuting Journal

Do you get a W-2 from the company you work for? Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Incorporate Your Business October 13, 2009 · 0 comments Years ago, when I left my day job in pursuit of working from home full time, I didn’t want to place all my eggs in one basket. I wanted to have a safety net, something to fall back on in case the contract job I was pursing didn’t work out. So I decided to start a business.

2009 100

my boss makes me wear her clothes, eat her food, and say I’m grateful for my job

Ask a Manager

When I received my tax documents, I got a 1099 instead of a W-2. A reader writes: I was hired about six months ago at a small business. I’m in my mid-20s and this my first professional job after completing grad school. It’s just me, the owner/director, and a part-time assistant. Because we’re such a small office, I spend a lot of time one-on-one with my boss. Sometimes she’s a lovely person, other times she’s quite difficult to handle.

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Creating a Professional Impression

Telecommuting Journal

If you’re not a W-2 employee, it’s likely you’ll also need to create a professional-looking letterhead or some nice looking business cards that don’t have the tell-tale printed-at-home-perforated edges. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Creating a Professional Impression August 14, 2008 · 10 comments …even when you work at home! Okay, let’s face it. There are times when working in an office is just easier.

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Creating a Professional Impression

Telecommuting Journal

If you’re not a W-2 employee, it’s likely you’ll also need to create a professional-looking letterhead or some nice looking business cards that don’t have the tell-tale printed-at-home-perforated edges. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Creating a Professional Impression August 14, 2008 · 10 comments …even when you work at home! Okay, let’s face it. There are times when working in an office is just easier.

2008 100

I promised to stay for a year but want to leave now, using my own personal computer at work, and more

Ask a Manager

The problem is that I’m W-2 and when I got to work the first day, there wasn’t a computer at my desk. As a W-2, doesn’t my employer need to provide the tools for me to perform my work? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I accepted a raise and promised to stay for a year, but now I want to leave. Back in January, my boss somehow found out I was looking for another job and sat me down.

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employers calling you at home, the role of HR, and more

Ask A Manager

HR indicates that its responsibilities extend only to creating policies and guidelines for the company and to completing the legal aspects of hiring and firing (W-2 forms, benefits administration, etc.). It’s seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. What does this email about my job application mean? Recently, I applied for an executive assistant position that I know I qualify for.

2013 59

feeling guilty about leaving law-breaking boss, asking for a far-off raise, and more

Ask A Manager

The reason he gave me is that he can’t afford to pay the necessary taxes for a W-2 employee. It’s seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go…. My boss is breaking laws and promises but I feel guilty about leaving. I began working at a small business this past July, and there have been a few red flags that tell me I shouldn’t be here for much longer.

2013 56

short answer Sunday — 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

My W-2 from last year is only from a partial year and I’ve since received a raise. It’s short answer Sunday — six short answers to six short questions. Here we go… 1. I have a trip planned for the week of an important event at my new job. After reading your e-book and being a faithful reader of your blog for years, I just landed a wonderful new job opportunity that I definitely credit in part to your advice!

2013 57

a sketchy assistant with a fancy watch, wearing lots of wigs, and more

Ask a Manager

After that, and signing a W-2 and other papers, I was told to come in after the Thanksgiving break to start officially as a part-time employee, then full-time once the first of the year rolled along. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Assistant might have bought himself a fancy watch on the company credit card. I recently took over Operations at a small applied engineering company.

2015 30

managing a jerk, my director gives out wrong info, and more

Ask a Manager

It causes additional stress that I really don’t need at the end of the year when I’m already gearing up for year end taxes, W-2’s, 1099’s, etc. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My employee strategically left out coworkers from his holiday party and generally behaves like a jerk. I am the owner, founder, and managing partner of a small law firm. We employ 15 people. Of those 15, we have four leaders.

2014 30

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

Ask A Manager

Reply none of your biz January 18, 2011 at 5:26 pm If any prospective employer EVER asked for a copy of my W-2, you could be guaranteed I wouldnt show up for an interview. About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager recruiter says: half my candidates are no-shows for interviews January 18, 2011 A reader writes: I’m an HR professional, and I’ve been recruiting folks for various companies for somewhere around 10 years.

2011 51

short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

Will a W-2 be sufficient if someone wants proof I worked there? About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions January 2, 2011 It’s time for short answer Sunday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go: Asking for a quick decision when you have another offer I was offered a job on Friday, but I have second interview with a company I like on Monday.

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