Finance News & Insights

New IRS rule changes your year-end prep

Your company will soon be able to take a new step to protect employees’ sensitive info at year-end – IRS just issued a final rule that lets employers voluntarily truncate employee Social Security numbers (SSNs) on W-2s. [Read more…]

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Protect employees from identity theft and refund fraud this tax season

Now that Tax Season 2017 is upon us, it is time for Finance departments to remain vigilant against the pervasive threat of identity theft and refund fraud arising from the distribution of personal tax information, say guest posters Ken Dort and Reeva Thakrar, both attorneys for the firm of Drinker Biddle & Reath.

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IRS smiles on employee benefit for victims of data breaches

The IRS is offering some relief to employers that fall victim to a data breach.   [Read more…]

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The ‘Dirty Dozen’ tax scams to avoid

It’s the height of tax-filing season which means employees should beware. [Read more…]

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Will this new tool ease payment protection fears?


You’ve seen the skyrocketing stats on identity theft and heard about some dramatic payment data breaches (Heartland, anyone?). It’s enough to make you swear off credit cards … unless this new protection catches on. [Read more…]

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