Household Employer Responsibilities

After you hire a nanny, you can breathe a sigh of relief that your children will be well taken care of (phew!), but wait just a minute – you have now become a Household Employer! With this new role comes new tax responsibilities, rules to abide by and regulations that must be followed. This is the point where we highly … Continue reading »

2014 Nanny Employer Tool Kit

This month is a great time to step back and reflect on your role as a nanny employer. In this role, you are accountable to your family, your nanny, and to the government. We suggest creating an action plan with your goals and tasks to get the year off to a great start. Here is a tool kit to use … Continue reading »

NannyGate Problem

A few weeks ago you may have heard that another political appointee has failed to follow correct procedures for hiring household employees. President Obama’s appointee, Alan Bersin, ironically was nominated to be Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The CBP has a priority mission to keep terrorists and their weapons out of the US, but also responsible for facilitating … Continue reading »