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Oasis, A Paychex® Company, is one of the nation's leading Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs), providing clients with Human Resource Services, Payroll Administration, Employee Benefits Administration and Risk Management Services. Oasis has clients in all 50 states and in many different industries. Oasis tailors its HR solutions to address specific challenges within a number of industries. To learn more, please click below.
The employee portion of the Social Security payroll tax deducted from employee paychecks was temporarily reduced from 6.2% to 4.2% by Congress. As of January 1, 2013, the reduction has expired and the 6.2% rate has been reinstated. Please click here for the latest news from the IRS.
Privacy policies help to define the proper balance between the company’s and employees’ need-to-know and right-to-privacy. You may think that in situations involving computer use, drug testing, security, etc., the company has the right to any and all information. In truth, it depends.
In the wake of the horrific movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado, in July, the shooting outside the Empire State Building in August and the unspeakable violence at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, CT, many employers are giving additional thought to workplace violence.