COST MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Recruiting & Applicant Tracking
iRecruit developed by CMS, is a cloud-based online recruiting, applicant tracking system. iRecruit includes resume parsing, job board publishing, and the ability to easily track and report on all your applicants. iRecruit is easy to setup, easy to use, comprehensive and flexible – completely paperless recruiting solution, that integrates with Sage HRMS.
Available with the iRecruit module, iConnect, electronic onboarding is used to collect additional information from candidates. This may include sending offer letters, questionnaires, and/or new hire paperwork. iConnect includes I-9 forms, W-4 forms and State Tax Withholding forms.
Employment Tax Credits
Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program or “WOTC” was enacted to promote the hiring of individuals from target groups. Based on CMS’ experience 10-15% of the workforce is eligible for the employment tax credits with an average tax credit of $2,400. The savings can be significant. WOTC Administration is available with, or without iRecruit
Happy Thanksgiving from the CMS and iRecruit team. Our offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23rd, reopening again on Friday. ***
In a letter sent last week to Connecticut Senator, Richard Blumenthal, Cost Management Services’s managing partner, Brian Kelly has called for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) to be made permanent. WOTC is typically renewed every few years. However, was recently threatened by tax reform legislation. According to Politico: “The Work Opportunity Tax Credit is one of Read more about CMS’s Brian Kelly Asks Senators to Make WOTC Permanent in Letter[…]
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Cost Management Services Brian Kelly Hosts Disaster Relief Seminar at Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce
The Lake Houston Economic Development Partnership (EDP) will host a seminar, Relief After Harvey presented by CenterPoint Energy, on Monday, October 23, 2017. Speakers include Brian Kelly, President of Cost Management Services, and Mark Mitchell, President of Lake Houston EDP. The Hurricane Harvey seminar is focused on highlighting existing and tested federal hiring programs as well Read more about Cost Management Services Brian Kelly Hosts Disaster Relief Seminar at Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce[…]
iRecruit’s New Reporting Tool, Comparative Analysis, is now available to all customers. We are hosting training sessions on how to make the most of this flexible reporting tool every Thursday over the next several weeks. Comparative Analysis is a new reporting tool that combines applicant data, the applicant summary, labels, ratings, weighted search, scores into Read more about iRecruit’s New Reporting Tool, Comparative Analysis, Now Available to All Customers[…]
Managing Partner of CMS, Brian Kelly, will host an interactive online workshop on the Work Opportunity Tax Credits “WOTC” for CPA Academy. The 1 hour session will focus on How Employers Can Maximize Hiring Investment. The webinar, is targeted at the accounting community, CPAs, CEOs and CFOs, and CPE Credits are available for attending. Attendees Read more about Brian Kelly to Host Interactive Work Opportunity Tax Credit Webinar on CPA Academy[…]
iRecruit announced last week that they have partnered with Verified First to streamline the hiring process through the integration of pre-employment background screening services. The SaaS applications offered by Verified First and iRecruit are integrated via a patent-pending technology developed by Verified First. Verified First provides one of the quickest and most efficient background and drug Read more about iRecruit Offers Integrated Background Screening with Verified First[…]
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) Commissioner Burns Phillips announced yesterday that the department’s Workforce Services Division marked a milestone in June after issuing more than $215 million of Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC) to employers across the state. 2017 is on pace to be a record-breaking year for the WOTC program Read more about State of Tennessee on Pace to Have Record-Breaking Year of WOTC Credits[…]
CMS’s offices will be closed on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th in honor of the Independence Day holiday. Have a safe and happy Independence Day Weekend!
It is my pleasure to announce to you that CMS has selected Net@Work to service our Sage Abra, and Sage HRMS customers. CMS chose Net@Work due to their team’s deep understanding of the human resource, payroll and compliance challenges that face businesses and the breadth of resources they are able to dedicate to them. I’m Read more about CMS selects Net@Work to acquire Sage HRMS Practice[…]