It's that time of year again and we want to wish you a happy holiday season and provide some updates on pertinent information.
On the First Option side, we are now offering High Availability and Disaster Recovery services through our partnership with MindSHIFT.
This service allows you to achieve your RTO at a minimal cost.
We are also rolling out our outsource marketing support division as of January 2018.
Regarding 1099's, as of the writing of this newsletter there are no programming changes necessary.
Instructions for running 1099's are listed below for your convenience.
As a reminder, there are new deadlines for filing W-2s and 1099s, please see below for more information regarding this.
On the IBM front, IBM will no longer provide maintenance for the Power 5 Systems as of January 2019. This is a great time to think about our hosting services as you review your 2018 budget.
For year end, we have some sample knowledge base entries that you may find helpful and have added our holiday schedule for 2018.
We have also included an article on how to stay safe when shopping online for the holidays.
And lastly, some final news from the Department of Labor regarding the Overtime Rule that was set to take effect December 1st, 2016.
Have a wonderful holiday season and don't forget about our "Refer a Friend" Program!