NJ Changes Unemployment Law Regarding Misconduct

  Posted on September 20, 2018 | Comment (0)

NJ Changes Unemployment Law Regarding Misconduct   The state of New Jersey has enacted new language to the unemployment law pertaining to penalties associated with misconduct, and the proof needed by an employer.  The language in this new law can be difficult to understand, so we will try to break it down as simply as possible. […]

  NEW JERSEY RELEASES UNEMPLOYMENT AND DISABILITY TAX RATE NOTICE 2018-2019

  Posted on July 13, 2018 | Comment (0)

NEW JERSEY RELEASES UNEMPLOYMENT AND DISABILITY TAX RATE NOTICE New Jersey will be mailing out the unemployment tax rate notice for the taxable year 2018-2019. This notice contains the tax rates for both unemployment and disability. The minimum unemployment tax rate is 0.4% and the maximum tax rate is 5.4%. The state is using tax […]

  DCR Wins SIDES Award 2 Years Straight!

  Posted on April 13, 2018 | Comment (0)

Dunn Corporate Resources is proud to accept the prestigious award presented by NASWA in partnership with the Department of Labor!  This award recognizes a select few unemployment cost control vendors who achieve outstanding performance on the SIDES system. We were presented with this award at the annual SIDES conference consisting of unemployment cost control vendors […]

  NY UI Tax Rates Released

  Posted on March 7, 2018 | Comment (0)

New York Unemployment Tax Rates Released Attention employers of New York: The state of New York has released the 2018 unemployment tax rate notices. You should expect to see these notices come in the mail late February to Early March. New York has shifted the tax tables for the 2018 year, creating a favorable rate […]

  Unemployment Online

  Posted on December 8, 2017 | Comment (0)

In today’s world everything revolves around technology. Information is transferred over the web in all types of industries. With the ongoing progress being made to streamline work by utilizing online capabilities, one would think that unemployment claims would be processed online rather than by paper claim forms, however the government isn’t as quick as we […]

  UI Tax: Lower NJ Tax Rate

  Posted on October 9, 2017 | Comment (0)

How to lower your unemployment tax rate:   Two things in life are certain: Death and Taxes. Whether it is income tax, sales tax, property tax, etc. you still have to pay it! The good new is – some taxes are controllable and even minimizable. Employers are all too familiar with with the effects of […]

  Employee or Independent Contractor?

  Posted on October 2, 2017 | Comment (0)

Employee or Independent Contractor? Deciding whether an individual is an employee or an independent contractor can be difficult. This is a recurring question whenever employers are determining how to treat payments for services. The IRS outlines three categories to help define the degree of control that an employer has and the independence that an individual […]

  Tennessee Releases 2017-2018 Tax Rate Notice

  Posted on September 14, 2017 | Comment (0)

Tennessee Releases 2017-2018 Tax Rate Notice TENNESSEE EMPLOYERS: The state has recently mailed out the unemployment tax rate notice for the taxable year 2017-2018. This year the state is using premium rate table six to assign tax rates to employers. Are you sure that the numbers on the tax rate notice is correct? Should your […]

  UI Tip – Document, Document, Document!

  Posted on August 31, 2017 | Comment (0)

Unemployment Tip – Document, Document, Document! Unemployment claims can be difficult to win, especially if the issue at hand is a discharge.  Each state can be a little different in terms of laws and regulations, however they all require one thing in common: documentation. These days, it isn’t enough just to tell the state that […]

  Benefits Case Study

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Case History In May of 2017, Dunn Corporate Resources had the opportunity to review a benefits plan for an auto dealership with roughly 100 employees. By utilizing a self-funded benefits plan with stop loss insurance, we were able to produce a savings of over $130,000 all while giving the employees better benefits! Employees with families […]

  Dunn Does Benefits!

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Dunn does Benefits! Creative ideas for small, mid-size, and large companies. This summer, as the 7-yearlong battle to “repeal and replace” Obamacare raged on, employers and their benefit advisers have been in an uncomfortable position as they struggled to set a strategy for plan renewals and cost control.  At least now we have some certainty.  […]

  New Jersey Tax Rate Notice

  Posted on August 9, 2017 | Comment (0)

New Jersey Releases Unemployment and Disability Tax Rate Notice On July 28th New Jersey mailed out the tax rate notice for the taxable year 2017-2018. This notice contains the tax rates for both unemployment and disability. The minimum unemployment tax rate is 0.5% and the maximum tax rate is 5.8%. The state is using the […]

  Update: New I-9 Form Released

  Posted on July 16, 2017 | Comment (0)

Update: New I-9 Form Released On July 17, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a new Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. The new Form I-9 is available on the USCIS website: https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central. Employers will be able to use this revised version immediately. Employers can continue using the Form I-9 with a revision […]

  Case Study – Saving a client 36% through a Private Disability Plan

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Case Study – Saving a client 36% through a Private Disability Plan The unemployment tax rate is not the only tax rate that Dunn Corporate Resources (DCR) helps employers reduce. The majority of our employers are unaware that savings are available in other areas such as temporary disability. (In New Jersey, “TDB” is the term […]

  You can Save on SDI with a Private Plan

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You can Save on SDI with a Private Plan                                           The experts disagree.  The odds of an employee suffering a disability of three or more months sometime in their career range from 20% on the low end to 80%. Regardless of the actual odds, it is almost a certainty that disability will have a major impact […]

  What is the Taxable Wage Base?

  Posted on July 6, 2017 | Comment (0)

What is the taxable wage base? The taxable wage base is one of the key components in determining how much an employer will have to pay in unemployment taxes over the course of a year. Taxable wages vary from state to state, but generally there is a “cap” known as the taxable wage base, where […]

  Vermont UI Tax Rate Notices Released!

  Posted on June 28, 2017 | Comment (0)

Vermont Employers: The Vermont Department of Labor has mailed out UI Tax Rate Notices on June 23, 2017. These new rates will be effective for July 1, 2017 as the state of Vermont operates on a fiscal year for unemployment. This means that your new rates will be applied for your quarterly filing due on […]

  How do Benefit Charges Work for Employers?

  Posted on June 14, 2017 | Comment (0)

What is a Benefit Charge? To fully understand the full impact of benefit charges, we must first understand exactly what a benefit charge is. When someone applies for unemployment and then gets deemed eligible to collect unemployment benefits, they are then paid out money. In some cases, the State will even pay out unemployment benefits […]

  UI SIDES Award Winner

  Posted on June 7, 2017 | Comment (0)

Today, a huge buzz word in the world of unemployment is UI SIDES. It is a centralized federal system for electronic transmission of data, making unemployment claims handling much easier, faster, and more efficient. To learn more about UI SIDES, check out our blog post or visit the ITSC website directly. At the National Association […]

  Virginia Revised UI Tax Rate Notices

  Posted on June 6, 2017 | Comment (0)

Are you a Virginia employer that recently received a revised unemployment tax rate notice? Maybe even two revised rate notices? Not sure what to make of it? Last month the Virginia Employment Commission mailed out a set of revised rate notices. These were mailed out to notify employers that their rates had changed. However, the […]

  What is UI SIDES?

  Posted on June 5, 2017 | Comment (1)

What is UI SIDES? UI SIDES, Unemployment Insurance State Information Data Exchange System, is a web based system that allows Third Party Administrators to electronically process information requests from UI agencies. Basically, this means that UI requests can now be centrally processed regardless of the State, and the paperwork is eliminated! In order to qualify […]

  UNEMPLOYMENT COST CONTROL

  Posted on June 4, 2017 | Comment (0)

The unemployment tax rate is the only tax rate that YOU can control. From the rising consequences of non-compliance to the erroneous actions made daily by the state, why wouldn’t you want to ensure that you are paying the lowest rate possible? At DCR, we meticulously monitor tax and claim accuracy while taking a proactive […]

  About Dunncorp.com

  Posted on June 3, 2017 | Comment (0)

Starting in 1986, we were primarily focused on unemployment cost control and tax savings. As our business grew, so did our breadth of services. Through acquisition and partnerships, we now boast an array of services ranging from business and personal financial options to insurance and employee benefits. Our well-rounded portfolio of services has lead to […]