SB 459 and How it Affects You

Tweet Effective January 1, 2012, California has a new law, Senate Bill 459 (SB 459), which significantly increases the penalties that can be assessed against employers who willfully misclassify as independent contractors individuals who should be treated as employees. If your business utilizes independent contractors, it is extremely important that you take the time now to understand the impact of this new law to your company and to take the necessary steps to ensure appropriate compliance with this law. The highlights of the law are summarized below for your reference, although they are not meant to be all-inclusive. SB 459 makes it unlawful for any person or employer to engage… Read More

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New Mailing Addresses for CGS & Palmetto

Tweet Please be informed: Palmetto and CGS have announced new mailing addresses effective November 30, 2011 and December 5, 2011 respectively. NEW PALMETTO MAILING ADDRESSES (Effective November 30, 2011): For Cost Reports and Supporting Information U.S. Mail Palmetto GBA Attn: Cost Report Acceptance (AG-330) P.O. Box 100144 Columbia, SC, 29202-3144 Courier Service Palmetto GBA Attn: Cost Report Acceptance (AG-330) 2300 Springdale Drive, Bldg. One Camden, SC 29020 For Checks and Correspondence Relating to Amounts Due on Cost Reports U.S. Mail Medicare Finance (AG-260) Palmetto GBA, LLC P.O. Box 100277 Columbia, SC 29202-0277 Courier Service Medicare Finance (AG-260) Palmetto GBA, LLC 2300 Springdale Drive, Building One Camden, SC 29020-1728 NEW CGS… Read More

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