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This Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 photo shows the W-4 form in New York.  The IRS has introduced a new Form W-4 that must be used by all employers in 2020 to better accommodate recent changes to the tax law.  It's the biggest overhaul of the form in decades. It can require a bit more legwork but in return, the IRS says it will yield more accurate results.  (AP Photo/Patrick Sison)

What for W-4? Why you should care about the new tax form

Feb. 5, 2020 12:27 PM EST

If you are starting a new job this year, or just want to update your tax information with your employer, some of the paperwork is going to look different. A lot different. The IRS has introduced a new Form W-4 that must be used by all employers in 2020 to better accommodate recent changes to the tax law. The...

Former executive admits embezzling $48M from publishing firm

Jan. 27, 2020 12:58 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former publication company executive admitted Monday that he embezzled more than $48 million from the firm and used the money for personal expenses, federal prosecutors said. Nestor Charriez, 60, of Scotch Plains, pleaded guilty to wire fraud. He faces up to 20 years in prison when...

Maryland man sentenced for defrauding clients of over $1.6M

Jan. 24, 2020 4:24 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland man has been sentenced to four years in prison after he took more than $1.6 million from clients at his payroll processing business used them to pay his personal expenses, federal authorities said. U.S. District Judge George L. Russell, III sentenced David Richison, 64, of...

Bill seeks to protect workers from payroll processing issues

Jan. 13, 2020 5:50 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York lawmaker is working to push forward legislation that would ensure employees are protected from any future issues with payroll processing companies. A bill introduced by Democratic Sen. Kevin Thomas will be on the Senate's Judiciary Committee agenda Tuesday, the Times Union...