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Are employees getting fed up with high-deductible health plans?

Employee Benefit News

According to a report by LendingTree's ValuePenguin, high-deductible health plan enrollment dropped for the first time since 2013.

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Four High Deductible Health Plan Mistakes to Avoid

InterWest Insurance Services

With more than half of all private sector employees enrolled in high-deductible health plans , it’s important that employers have in place certain protocols to ensure that they are a success. Other voluntary benefits like critical illness insurance can fill in the gaps when employees have a high deductible.


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What is a deductible?


Have you ever heard the term deductible when it comes to health insurance but aren’t quite sure what it means? Understanding the concept of a deductible is crucial for effectively managing your medical finances and making informed decisions.

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What Are Payroll Deductions?

Patriot Software

You know there are deductions to take out of your employees’ paychecks. But, are they pre-tax vs. post-tax deductions? What are payroll deductions? Read on to learn the different deductions you have to take out of each employee’s paycheck. What are payroll deductions? Payroll deductions are […] READ MORE.

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Former hotel worker wins unlawful wage deduction case

Employee Benefits

An employment tribunal has ruled that a former hotel worker employed by Luxury Family Hotels was unfairly dismissed and had an unlawful deduction of wages. The tribunal judge ruled that unlawful deductions were made from Murphy’s pay and ordered the hotel pay her £3,044.18. A further claim of disability discrimination was thrown out.

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Small business tax credits and deductions you should know about

Business Management Daily

Tax credits vs. tax deductions The end result of taking tax credits and tax deductions is basically the same: You will pay less tax. But there is a difference between the two: Tax deductions reduce your taxable income. Any item you take as a tax credit can’t be used again as a tax deduction. In 2023, this amount is $2.89

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What Are Pre-tax Deductions?

Patriot Software

Then you might be wondering when exactly you deduct the employee’s contributions—before or after taxes. For accurate withholding, understand what are pre-tax deductions. Do you need to withhold money from employee wages beyond taxes (e.g., garnishments or benefits)? Well, it depends. We’ve got […] READ MORE.