we are committed to curating useful resources that make life easier for those who make small business run. 


payroll 

Here you will find downloadable forms (click on the word)  that are required by State and Federal Regulatory agencies that all relate to payroll and tax reporting. 


W-4 FormThe W-4 is an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) form you complete to let your employer know how much to withhold from your paycheck for federal taxes.
State Tax Withholding Forms - A link to every US State Tax Withholding Forms. 
I-9 Form - Form I-9 is used for verifying the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States.
W-9 Form - A W-9 F
orm to provide your correct TIN to the person who is required to file an information return with the IRS to report. 
1099 FormA 1099 Form reports income from self employment earnings, interest and dividends, government payments, and more.
Internal Revenue Service - The IRS is the U.S. government agency responsible for tax collection and tax law enforcement.


employee benefits 

Here you will find links to health insurance carriers, ACA regulations and guidelines and the latest information on Healthcare related issues. 


Health Insurance Carriers - National

Aetna - link to Aetna's doctor finder and website. 
Blue Cross Blue Shield - link to BCBS's doctor finder and website. 
Cigna - link to Cigna's doctor finder and website. 
United Healthcare - link to UHC's doctor finder and website. 
Humana - link to Humana's doctor finder and website. 
MagnaCare - link to MagnaCare's doctor finder and website. 
Kaiser Permanente - link to Kaiser Permanente's doctor finder and website. 

health insurance carriers - regional

Oxford - link to Oxford's doctor finder and website. 
CareConnect - link to CareConnect's doctor finder and website. 
Emblem Health - link to Emblem Health's doctor finder and website. 
Tufts Health Plan - link to Tufts Health Plan's doctor finder and website. 
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - link to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care's doctor finder and website. 
HealthPartners - link to HealthPartner's doctor finder and website. 


Health Insurance Links and Tools

The National Committee for Quality Assurance -  NCQA is a private, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. 
Kaiser Family Foundation - The Kaiser Family Foundation website provides in-depth information on key health policy issues. 
Affordable Care Act - Link to the laws and regulations that make up the Affordable Care Act
US Dept. of Health and Human Services - the HHS acts to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans.


human resources 

Here are useful links to help you navigate State and Federal employee related rules and regulations.  


Dept. of Labor - US Dept. of Labor fosters, promotes, and develops the welfare of wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States. 
Dept. of Commerce - US Dept. of Commerce is the Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration - OSHA
assures safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women. 
US Small Business Administration - the SBA offers help, guidance, loans and a wealth of knowledge to small businesses.
State Agencies - Link to each US State's rules and regulations to opening, operating and running a business. 
Society of Human Resource Management - SHRM offers insight and useful resources relevant to HR for small businesses.