Archive for March, 2010

New Law Gives Employers Tax Credits for Hiring the Unemployed

By | March 27th, 2010 | General » Leave a comment

President Obama signed a new law on March 19, 2010, which provides a tax credit for employers who hire one or more new employees after February 3, 2010, and before January 1, 2011. To qualify for the credit, the new employee must not have been working 40 hours a week during the previous 60 days, […]

COBRA Subsidy Extended Again

By | March 17th, 2010 | General » Leave a comment

Approximately two weeks ago, President Obama signed the Temporary Extension Act of 2010, thereby extending the 65% COBRA subsidy through March 31, 2010. The subsidy was originally provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (or Stimulus Act), and extended through February 28, 2010, via the 2010 Department of Defense Appropriations Act. Although the Temporary […]

Christine Cave teaches Standards of Excellence course for non-profits

By | March 17th, 2010 | News » Leave a comment

On Thursday, March 11, Christine Cave was the expert consultant for the Oklahoma Center for NonProfit, teaching the Human Resources and Financial/Legal Compliance modules of the acclaimed Standards of Excellence series. The series focuses on sound practices and measures of accountability for non-profit organizations. For more information about the series, go to http://www.oklahomacenterfornonprofits.org/standards.asp.

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