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Enhance Benefits’ Perceived Value With Strong Communication

Providing a strong package of benefits is a competitive imperative in today’s business world. Like many employers, you’ve probably worked hard to put together a solid menu of offerings to your staff. Unfortunately, many employees don’t perceive the full value of the benefits they receive.

Why is this important? An […]

Thrive Video Series: HR Solutions

Our Thrive series this month focuses on Warren Averett 360: HR Solutions! David Salters, Missy Herbert, Jack Adams, and Gerriann Fagan help show us exactly how Warren Averett’s HR Solutions team is helping our clients succeed in the people space. Whether it’s a benefit plan audit, retirement planning and […]

Warren Averett Workplace Hires New Employees For Expanding Client Base and Service Offerings

Warren Averett Workplace, an affiliate of Warren Averett, one of the largest accounting firms across the Southeast, has hired two new employees to keep up with client demand and expanding service expertise.

Warren Averett Workplace is a division of Warren Averett’s HR Solutions Group and provides a full spectrum of […]

BBJ Table of Experts Series – New Overtime Regulations

On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor issued the final overtime and exemption rules. These new rules increase the salary threshold to be exempt from overtime pay and it is estimated that this new law will extend overtime pay to an additional 4.2 million more Americans who are […]

DOL Announces Final Over-Time and Exemption Rules

Summary of Changes
Employers look to the Fair Labor Standards Act to determine employee classification for overtime purposes (i.e. which employees must be paid overtime and which are exempt). In 2014, President Obama directed the Secretary of Labor to update the overtime regulations to reflect the original intent of the […]

Warren Averett Recognized As One Of The Nation’s Largest Accounting Firms

Warren Averett, LLC, a top national CPA and advisory firm, is recognized as the 27th largest accounting firm in the U.S. on Inside Public Accounting’s 2014 Top 100 ranking. The annual industry ranking is based on revenue growth.

“Our focus has been to enhance our ability to deliver high-quality, valued […]

CNBC Names Warren Averett Asset Management A Top 25 Fee-Only Wealth Management Firm

Warren Averett Asset Management, LLC is ranked as one of the Top 25 Fee-Only Wealth Management Firms in the country, according to CNBC’s inaugural list. The CNBC Digital team recognized Warren Averett Asset Management as the 24th firm among the Top 100 Fee-Only Firms in the nation. is the […]

When Natural Disasters Hit – Potential Tax Deductions Available

While we never want to see a natural disaster affect an area, when a natural disaster does affect you, it is important to be aware of potential tax deductions for your losses.
Deductions for Storm Damage
Taxpayers who have sustained a casualty loss during the recent storms in our area may […]

Important December 31, 2013 Deadline: Tax and Accounting Policy for Expensing Property and Supplies

The IRS has recently released new income tax regulations with regard to the acquisition or production of tangible property, such as furniture, equipment, etc., as well as materials and supplies. The regulations take effect January 1, 2014. One of the main changes is a de minimis safe harbor that will allow electing taxpayers to claim […]

Delay in Small Business Health Options Program

In yet another delay associated with the Affordable Care Act, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has pushed back the online enrollment process for the federally facilitated Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace. The online process will not be available until enrollment for plan years […]