DOL Social Media Links on FFCRA

The new workplace posters on paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave under the Families First #Coronavirus Recovery Act are now available in Spanish: #COVID19 — US Labor Department (@USDOL) April 1, 2020 Los nuevos posters para el lugar de trabajo sobre la licencia pagada por enfermedad y la extension de licencias

TIGTA Announces Creation of Web Page and Reporting Form For Coronavirus Relief Payment Scams

WASHINGTON – The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) today announced a new website providing information concerning IRS-related coronavirus scams.  Taxpayers can visit the Coronavirus page on TIGTA’s public website to learn about scams involving the economic stimulus payments or other IRS-related coronavirus scams.  In addition, taxpayers may report potential coronavirus scams to TIGTA

U.S. Department of Labor Takes Action to Help American Workers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

News Release WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s recent actions have aided American workers as our nation combats the coronavirus pandemic. “Through daily technical assistance, four major guidance documents, answers to frequently asked questions, and proactive IT support related to the CARES Act, the department has given states a roadmap of how to

E-Verify & I-9 Q &A

  Questions and Answers Related to Temporary Policies for Form I-9 and E-Verify Questions about Form I-9 Requirements   Q1.  Can you provide an overview of changes to Form I-9 requirements due to COVID-19 and also explain what is staying the same? A. Yes, here is an overview: The employee completes Section 1 no later

Employee Retention Credit for First Quarter and Second Quarter Qualified Wages Should Be Reported on Second Quarter Form 941

Employee retention credit. The employee retention credit is designed to encourage businesses to keep employees on their payroll during the COVID crisis. A refundable tax credit or advance tax credit of 50% of up to $10,000 in wages paid is available to an eligible business whose been financially impacted by COVID-19. The credit is calculated quarterly.

U.S. Department Of Labor Announces New Paid Sick Leave And Expanded Family and Medical Leave Implementation

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Helps Americans Overcome COVID-19 Workplace Challenges WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced new action regarding how American workers and employers will benefit from the protections and relief offered by the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act, both part of

Small Business Loans

Further Details on the Paycheck Protection Program under the CARES Act On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” (CARES Act), the third such legislation to address the impact of COVID-19 on workers and businesses. Program overview. The CARES Act (Sec. 1102) amends 15 USC 636 which authorizes the