Does March Madness Boost Employee Morale and Productivity [Infographic]?

Does March Madness Boost Employee Morale and Productivity [Infographic]?

March marks the countdown to the tax deadline and the long-awaited March Madness office pools. While employers complain that they lose money during the NCAA tournament, employees score on their office pool winnings. Our March Madness infographic looks at how March Madness activities really impact employee productivity and morale and reminds you of the tax implications of your winnings. Full story

Cashing Out: Lottery Winnings After Taxes

Last Friday everyone scrambled to get that last mega millions lottery ticket and anxiously awaited the announcement of the biggest jackpot in U.S. lottery history. But lottery participants aren’t the only ones excited about the lottery frenzy. Some state governments are just as ecstatic since the taxes on one lump-sum payment could mean millions in state revenue. Check out our interactive showing an example of how a much smaller (but I’ll take it) lottery winning would be taxed. Full story