Your Chamber of Commerce brings you HRgear.com, an award-winning, comprehensive resource and reference center, containing the tools and information you need to keep your business running smoothly.
About the Chamber
The business and purpose of the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce is to improve the image of the business community in Ferndale, Washington; to increase pride in the community and to enhance and support quality economic growth.
To that end, we are pleased to partner with HR Gear, to bring you this business resource, to help your business stay in compliance with State and Federal Labor and Employment laws.
For more information about our Chamber, visit the Chamber of Commerce website at http://ferndale-chamber.com/.
About HR Gear
HR Gear.com is a comprehensive, authoritative explanation of the Human Resources laws, forms, checklists, policies, model documents, trends and developments, that you will refer to every day.
HR Gear is designed to provide business owners, managers, and their advisers, with the practical and legal information they need to effectively and efficiently deal with the many HR and other business compliance issues they encounter on a daily basis.
HR Gear explains and analyzes complicated laws and confusing acronyms, including ACA, ATRA, DOMA, COBRA, ERISA, ADA, FLSA, FMLA, HIPAA, and more.
- Human Resources
- Employee Benefits
- Health Insurance
- Employment Law
- Forms, Policies & Checklists
- Frequently Asked Questions
- News and Analysis
- Employee Recruitment
- Hiring & Termination
- Retirement & Estate Planning
- Personal Finances & Taxation
- DOL en Español
- IRS en Español
HR Gear includes hundreds of downloadable forms, checklists, policies, posters and model documents. Plus, a popular section featuring References and Links to State and Federal Government sites, forms and information–selected by our editors and aggregated all in one place to save you time and money.
Popular Washington State Resources
- Official WA State Website
- Washington Minimum Wage
- WA Laws and Rules
- Dept. of Labor & Industries
- Forms & Publications
- Required L&I Workplace Posters
Workplace posters are important because they inform workers and employers of their rights and responsibilities. If you’re an employer, posting required posters is a legal requirement.
- Spanish Language Documents
- WISHA – OSHA Safety & Health
- Safety & Health Rules
- State Agencies, Boards and Commissions
- Doing Business in WA State
- Small Business Guide
- WA State Business Taxes
- Federal Employment Taxes
All businesses in Washington State have the responsibility to know their tax reporting obligations and get help when they’re not sure about them.
There are three primary taxes when it comes to generating revenue in Washington State: the business and occupation tax, the retail sales tax, and the use tax. Most businesses operating in the state will need to pay each of them. Click here for a brief overview of each one.
The links found on these pages will help you learn what you need to do to meet your tax and filing obligations.
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