Employer News | March 2014

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March 2014 | Volume #104

Common Issues in FSLG Examinations

Audit Checklist

If your agency undergoes an examination conducted by the Federal, State & Local Government (FLSG) branch of the IRS, you may want to review your situation and determine whether you may have one of the following common issues:  

  • Information return filing
  • Worker classification issues
  • Personal use of government property
  • Form W-9
  • Allowances not under accountable plan
  • Payments improperly characterized
  • Meals furnished
  • Forms W-2 and W-3

Learn more about these issues and don’t forget, if you need assistance, you can contact the Audit Section of the Division of Retirement and Benefits at (907) 465-5707.

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Save the Date: Employer Conference

Employer Conference October 8 to 10 in Juneau

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Extension of Treatment for States Participating in the Physical Inspections Pilot Program


IRS Notice 2014-15 extends the time period announced in Notice 2012-18 through December 31, 2014. Notice 2012-18, published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin on March 5, 2012, provided State housing finance agencies that participated in the Physical Inspections Pilot Program a temporary alternative method to satisfy the physical inspection and certification review requirements of § 1.42-5(c)(2) of the Income Tax Regulations. The availability of this alternative method ended on December 31, 2012.   

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