Employee Benefits in Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs): Practice and Challenges

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Sek Choo Tan

Universiti Utara Malaysia - Banking and Risk Management

Habibah Tolos

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Norlida Manab

Universiti Utara Malaysia - Banking & Risk Management Department

Date Written: August 19, 2014

Abstract

This paper examines the emerging issues in the practice of Employee Benefits (EB) in SMEs. An insight of the types of employee benefits (EB) rationally offered in business is brought forward with its importance. Costs, minimum wage policy, non-monetary benefits, tax implications and cafeteria plan flexibility have been identified as issues and challenges for EB practices in SMEs. This paper contributes knowledge on the contemporary state of EB to the SMEs.

Keywords: Employee benefits, SMEs

Suggested Citation

Tan, Sek Choo and Tolos, Habibah and Manab, Norlida, Employee Benefits in Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs): Practice and Challenges (August 19, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2831321 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2831321

Sek Choo Tan (Contact Author)

Universiti Utara Malaysia - Banking and Risk Management ( email )

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COLGIS, UUM
Sintok, KY KEDAH DARUL 06010
Malaysia

Habibah Tolos

Universiti Utara Malaysia ( email )

Sintok
COLGIS, UUM
Sintok, KY KEDAH DARUL 06010
Malaysia

Norlida Manab

Universiti Utara Malaysia - Banking & Risk Management Department ( email )

Sintok
COLGIS, UUM
KY KEDAH DARUL

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