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Employee Retention Credit Expanded

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a refundable payroll tax credit that was established by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for the purpose of retaining employees and continuing to pay...more

DirectEmployers Association

Employer Checklist of D&I Actions to Take

New Availability Figures for Diverse Candidates: No Surprises – The U.S. is Target Rich with Plenty of Diverse Candidates - We first report, below, the true and recent facts about the number of diversity candidates in the...more

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

Employee Retention Credit Expanded under Consolidated Appropriations Act: Now Available to PPP Loan Recipients and Extended to...

At the end of 2020, Congress passed another round of Covid-19 relief in The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (CAA). The CAA provides for some key tax-advantaged stimulus measures, such as a second round of PPP loans...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

The Year Ahead: COVID-19's Impact on the Employee Benefits Value Proposition

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Like no other event in history, the COVID-19 pandemic shined a light on the value employee benefits bring to employment. What once may have been viewed as a “fringe” benefit is now central to attracting and retaining...more

Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

Employer Retention Credit Modified and Extended under New COVID-19 Relief Act

On December 27, 2020, the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2020 (TCDTR Act) amended the employee retention credit (ERC) provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Among...more

On Balance Search Consultants

Give your Law Firm that Competitive Edge

Finding that Competitive Edge Finding that Partner who brings a successful track record and integrity to take your firm to the next level — starts with finding a great recruiter. What does your firm do that sets you apart...more

BakerHostetler

Daunting Deadlines: Congress’ To-Do List on Expiring Laws

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While Washington is rushing to enact COVID-19 funding before the mid-March expiration of enhanced federal unemployment benefits, lawmakers face a host of upcoming policy deadlines that will require congressional action....more

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

COVID-19 Vaccinations: Key Considerations for UK Employers

The UK's COVID-19 vaccination rollout is well under way. Many employers are hoping this will facilitate a return to the workplace in 2021 and may be considering whether they can make vaccination of their workforce mandatory....more

Brooks Pierce

Federal Income Tax Changes in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021

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The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, enacted late last year, includes several tax related changes and incentives affecting businesses. Congress overruled guidance from the Internal Revenue Service to provide that...more

Dechert LLP

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – A Quick Further Update

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A further update to the HM Treasury Direction concerning the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”) was published on 26 January 2021 making some further adjustments to the rules governing its operation. ...more

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Philadelphia City Council Passes Recovery Package Targeting Hospitality Workers

Last month, the Philadelphia City Council and Mayor Jim Kenney passed a large economic recovery package aimed at protecting hospitality industry workers by granting them a right of recall if they are laid off due to...more

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Unity in Diversity

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Unity in diversity is an old saying, which is true in many contexts. In the workplace, diversity makes for a better and stronger workforce. It means more than tolerance of differences. It is the recognition and understanding...more

Morgan Lewis

UK Furlough Scheme: Treasury Releases New Direction and HMRC Publishes Employer Details

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HM Treasury in the United Kingdom released its sixth direction concerning the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on 26 January 2021. Many of the central features of the furlough scheme have not changed, including the level of...more

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COVID-19 Relief in 2021: What Small Businesses Need to Know

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The recent $900 billion COVID-19 economic relief package is delivering long-overdue help to businesses and individuals. The related legislation, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, provided more than $300 billion in aid for...more

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Recall Rights and Retention Obligations: How Local Ordinances are Changing Workplace Regulation in the COVID-19 Era

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We all remember the shelter-in-place orders of 2020, and the resulting drop in customers for many businesses as the pandemic took its toll throughout the year.  Perhaps we should not have been surprised when the pandemic...more

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 Extends and Expands Eligibility for Employee Retention Tax Credit

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 extends eligibility for the employee retention tax credit through June 30, 2021, and increases the potential amount of the credit during this period. The Act increases the...more

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UK: Furlough Extended to Include Parents with Childcare Responsibilities

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On 5 January 2021, the UK government’s guidance was updated to clarify that employers may (but are not required to) furlough employees who have caring responsibilities for children who are at home as a result of school and...more

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UK job retention scheme: government publishes detailed rules for extension to 30 April 2021

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The government has published its sixth Treasury Direction governing the operation of the coronavirus job retention scheme (CJRS). This follows the extension of the CJRS to 30 April 2021 and sheds light on some of the...more

Sullivan & Worcester

Key Provisions of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 for Businesses and Individuals

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On December 27, 2020, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 ("CAA" or the "Act") was signed into law. The 2,100+page CAA is made up of 32 Divisions. The significant business and individual taxpayer related provisions are...more

Akerman LLP - SALT Insights

Summary of Tax Provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021

On December 27, 2020, President Trump signed the new $900 billion stimulus package – the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the CAA), which, among other things, advances legislation intended to provide additional help for...more

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

COVID-19 Relief: Loan Forgiveness Requirements and Loan Review Procedures for Renewed Paycheck Protection Program

On January 19, 2021, the Small Business Administration (SBA) issued a new interim final rule on loan forgiveness and loan review procedures for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), as reinitiated by the Economic Aid to...more

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A Winning Game Plan for Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Talent: On Record PR

Jennifer Simpson Carr goes on record with WBNA All-Star Kym Hampton to discuss how organizations can successfully recruit and retain diverse talent and the competitive advantage of diverse teams....more

Sherman & Howard L.L.C.

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: Key Tax Provisions

Unlike the original coronavirus relief bill (the CARES Act), which included numerous changes and modifications to the Tax Code, the latest stimulus bill includes relatively few tax-related provisions. Nonetheless, a couple of...more

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PODCAST: Williams Mullen's Benefits Companion - New Round of COVID-19 Relief Expands Assistance for Employers

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On this episode of Williams Mullen's Benefits Companion, host Brydon DeWitt addresses the latest round of coronavirus relief legislation passed in December 2020 and what benefit plan sponsors need to know about changes...more

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Consolidated Appropriations Act: Important Changes To The Employee Retention Credit

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The CARES Act created a refundable “employee retention credit” as incentive for employers to retain their employees during the 2020 pandemic. Specifically, employers received a credit against their share of the Social...more

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