EMPLOYER ALERT: INDONESIA REGULATION UPDATE WITH IMPACT TO PAYROLL
The Indonesian Government has just passed a new regulation with regards to an Update of Non-Taxable Income. The update has an effective date of January 1, 2015. The regulation was issued by Director General of Taxation on 7 August 2015 under DGT Regulation No PER-32/PJ/2015.
Darin Lowe guest on Chicago 560 AM- Get Down to Business
Chicago, June 14, 2015 – Darin Lowe was a guest on Chicago AM 560. Darin was interviewed by Shalom Klein a part of his “Get Down To Business” series. Darin provided some education for those listeners who might be considering going global.
EMPLOYER ALERT: SPAIN LEGISLATION CHANGE WILL IMPACT EMPLOYEE TAXES
AUGUST 1 2015- Celergo would like to update you regarding a tax change in Spain that has an impact on your employees’ payroll. The Spanish Government has decided to implement a process of income tax percentage decrease.
Kira Rubiano Speaking at ITAGC Event
Chicago, IL-July 12, 2015- Kira Rubiano, Senior Manager of Partnerships in Europe and Asia Pacific for Celergo, will speak at the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago on July 22, 2015. The luncheon program, “Maintaining Efficient Payroll & Accounting for Overseas Companies”, will address current global payroll issues.
Celergo, LLC Named “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” ®
Celergo Global Payroll was honored, for the Sixth time, for their excellence in Human Resource Best Practices.
Chicago, IL (June 15, 2015) – Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management Services has been recognized as one of “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For ®”. Today, the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) announced…
Celergo Named “Innovation Partner of the Year” by Ultimate Software
Celergo’s Turnkey Interface with UltiPro Allows Ultimate Customers to grow their Business Internationally
Chicago, IL, May 18, 2015 – Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management Services, announced today that they were named as Ultimate Software’s 2015 Innovation Partner of the Year. Celergo and Ultimate have delivered a packaged, cloud connector linking Ultimate’s UltiPro HCM solution and Celergo’s global payroll services in more than 32 countries.
Asset or Equity? That Is Question One
Greg overhead Robert telling Sara that the company made an acquisition of a complementary product line. It is always good news that the company is growing! He was glad that he had warning when his manager stopped by and mentioned that the acquisition comes with 16 new countries for payroll, and by the way, how should we handle the transition?
EMPLOYER ALERT – SOUTH KOREA RE RUN of 2014 YE SETTLEMENT
The South Korean government has passed an amendment to the Individual Income Tax Law provision May 12, 2015 to be applied retroactively to earned income derived in the 2014 fiscal year. This amendment is an effort to reduce the tax burdens on employee taxpayers. With the passing of this bill, the National Tax Service (NTS) issued guidelines announcing that the employer is required to perform re-run of 2014 year-end settlement calculations for any qualified employees based on the below..
Australia’s Move to SuperStream
What is “SuperStream?”
“SuperStream” is a new set of requirements governing the flow of information and payments to Super Fund; it is aimed at improving the efficiency of reporting and payment of employee superannuation in Australia.
Under “SuperStream,” super contributions will need to be made by submitting data and payments electronically in a consistent and simplified manner. he obligation is for Super Funds to accept it and for employers (and/or providers handling super) to ensure it is sent electronically. The previous option to send a list of contributions and a cheque to the Super Funds…
Celergo Founder to Present at APA Congress 2015
Michele Honomichl Presents Three Global Payroll Workshops
Chicago, IL (May 1, 2015) -Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management Services, announced today their participation at APA Congress 2015 (May 5-9th) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Michele Honomichl, Founder, Executive Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer will present a pre-conference session on Middle East and African Payrolls and a conference session…
EMPLOYER ALERT – FRANCE MOVE TO DSN
A major change in how Social Declarations are filed is underway in France. A new automated process called “Déclaration Sociale Nominative,” DSN, for Social Contributions is being implemented across France and is applicable to all Employers and Payroll Providers. The following are the key points..
Maternity Provision Change In The United Kingdom
As we enter into the new UK Fiscal Year, there is a change impacting the maternity provision in the United Kingdom which will only be available in England, Scotland and Wales.
Germany – HR Legislative Update
There is an HR legislative update in Germany. Going forward there is now an obligation by employers to record working times for special employees. They must record the start time, end time and lengths of the employee’s work. Please see below, for those employees this regulation is applicable.
France – HR Legislative Update
There is an HR legislative change in France. It is in relation to the Individual Training Right (DIF) which has now changed and transferred to a Compte Personnel de Formation (CPF) (Personal Training Account). Employers must inform their employees in writing about this change as soon as possible. Please note this change does not impact payroll calculations.
Employer Alert Legislative Change in Italy Effective March 1, 2015
There is a legislation change in Italy that will impact your employees (some exceptions may apply). Effective on March 1, 2015 employees that meet the following criteria:
• Private Sector
• At least 6 months employment with current employer
Can request a payout or liquidation of their accrued TFR (Trattamento di Fine Rapporto) monthly as an addition to their salary.
Charity Water Update
Chicago, IL (January 15, 2015)-Thank you to all of our generous supporters, charity:water project is complete. The community has access to clean and safe drinking water. The tap stand receives its water from a large gravity fed system serving surrounding communities all over the Rulindo district.
Celergo Named Winner of the National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™
Chicago, IL (January 1, 2015) -Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management Services, is pleased to be named a 2014 winner of the National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. Celergo has been on the National list for 3 years, as well as a 5-time winner on the Chicago Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. This distinction is reserved for companies that excel at employee relations, use innovation to motivate employees, and implement creative compensation programs.
Celergo Founder Honored At Upwardly Global 2014 Passport To Possibilities Awards & Gala
Michele Honomichl to receive Outstanding Leadership Award
Chicago, IL (September 10, 2014) – Celergo, a leading international payroll services management company, announced today that Michele Honomichl, Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer will be honored at Upwardly Global (UpGlo) 2014 Passport to Possibilities Awards & Gala at Galleria Marchetti, September 18th, in Chicago.
Celergo CEO to speak at Texas Payroll Conference
Timothy Callahan will participate in the Outsourcing Global Payroll Panel
Chicago, IL (September 15, 2014) -Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management, announced today their participation at the Texas Payroll Conference (September 17-20th) in Frisco, Texas. Timothy Callahan, Celergo’s Chief Executive Officer will participate in the Global Payroll panel…
Celergo Founder to Present at California Payroll Conference
Michele Honomichl presents Expatriate Payroll
Chicago, IL (September 5, 2014) -Celergo, a leading provider of International Payroll Management, announced today their participation at the… California Payroll Conference (September 11-12th) in Santa Clara, CA. Michele Honomichl, Executive Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer…
Celergo Celebrates National Payroll Week with Exciting Challenges
National Payroll Week is September 1-5 and we salute the hard working payroll professionals. The U.S. National Payroll Week coincides with The United Kingdom’s celebration week (September 1-5th). This week helps to raise awareness of the important role payroll plays in our everyday lives and equally important to the Global economy.
Celergo’s Budapest Team Places 9th out of 174 Teams at the K & H Mini Marathon
Budapest- (June 17, 2014) -Celergo, a leading International Payroll Management company, continues their philanthropic efforts by participating in the 2014 K & H relay mini-marathon race.
Ten Years’ Worth of Changes
Celergo is celebrating our 10th year anniversary this year. We ran the first payroll, with our first client, in June of 2004. The client is still with us today and has seen, first-hand, the evolution of global payroll. Some of you may remember the age before the personal computer, email and the Internet.
Michele Honomichl authors Paying Employees Abroad
(Chapter 13) for the Payroll Answer Book, 2014 Edition
Chicago, IL, (June 23, 2014) –Celergo, a leading global payroll services provider announces the publishing of The 2014 Payroll Answer Book and once again Michele Honomichl, Celergo’s…
Celergo Global Payroll Named “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” ®
Chicago, IL (June 21, 2014) – Celergo, a leading global payroll services provider, has been recognized by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) as one of ”Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For ®”.“Once again we are honored to be chosen as one of Chicago’s…
Michele Honomichl Compliance Column Addresses OFAC, FCPA, UK Bribery Act, and EU Data Privacy
Chicago, IL (June 12, 2014) -Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll services, announced today, Michele Honomichl, Executive Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer will be a contributing columnist…
Michele Honomichl Panelist Discussing Managing for Private Equity
The Women’s Association of Venture and Equity (WAVE) presented a panel discussion addressing “Managing for Private Equity”, on May 1…
Celergo Founder to Present at Purely Payroll Summit
Chicago, IL (June 4, 2014) -Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll services, announced today their participation at the Purely Payroll Summit June 12, 2014 in London. Michele Honomichl, Executive Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer & Debe Armstrong, Payroll Manager, Oxbow Carbon will present “The Global Payroll Story: From Challenges to Successes”.
Celergo Changes the World-One Package at a Time
Celergo’s commitment to Changing the World begins with organizations such as Charity Water, Autism Speaks and Feed My Starving Children.
Michele Honomichl Interview with CEO
Chicago, ILL-(November 2013) Michele Honomichl, Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Celergo talks about the trends in expatriate programs for US companies and the intricacies of managing international employees’ foreign payroll needs.
Watch the Video here
Raising funds for a Global Disaster
On Friday, November 8, 2013, the people at Celergo were saddened by the news of Typhoon Haiyan the Philippines and the destruction it wrought across the nation. As a Global Payroll Provider, Celergo supports clients with employees in the Philippines and has a strong relationship with our local payroll team there.
Celergo Speaks at Oracle HCM World
Chicago, IL (February 16, 2014) -Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll services, announced today their participation at Oracle HCM World (February 4-6th) in Las Vegas. Darin Lowe, Celergo’s Director of Strategic Partnerships joined Liz Bucko, Oracle HCM Fusion Strategy to present “Trends in Outsourcing and Global Payroll Management”.
Celergo Global Payroll Appoints Timothy P. Callahan as CEO
Chicago, IL (December 16, 2013)Celergo, a leading global payroll services provider, today announced the appointment of Timothy Callahan as CEO, replacing Michele Honomichl, who has been appointed Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer.
Celergo Named one of the National Best and Brightest Companies to Work ForTM in the Country
Chicago, IL (December 4, 2013) -Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll services, is pleased to announce being named to the National Best and Brightest companies to work for in the country. This distinction is reserved for companies that excel at employee relations, use innovation to motivate employees, and implement creative compensation programs.
Celergo Appoints New CFO
Chicago, IL (July 11, 2013) – Celergo, a leading global payroll services provider, today announced the addition to their leadership team, Kim Stuart, CPA, as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Stuart will oversee Celergo’s treasury, accounting, and financial planning as well as support strategic business initiatives.
Celergo Named INC 500/5000 List for the 5th Straight Year
Chicago, IL (October 12, 2013) -Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll service was pleased to accept the 2013 INC 500/5000 INC Magazine award as one of the fastest- growing private companies in America for the 5th year in row.
Celergo Makes Payday Extra Sweet-Fortune Magazine
Belgians work on 13.92 pay cycles a year. Nigerian taxes must be paid in person. Italian law says fired employees may be eligible for severance equaling up to two years’ salary. How do multinational companies keep it all straight? Many are turning to Michele Honomichl, whose Chicago-based firm, Celergo, ensures that far-flung employees are paid the right amounts — the right way.
Celergo Global Payroll Achieves Charity Water Goal
Payroll Guru, Goes Global
Delivering Global Payroll Service For Gogo LLC
CHICAGO – September 2012 – Gogo, a leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, announced today that it has selected Celergo to deliver a Global Payroll Service to its overseas employees.