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Temporary Deferral of Social Security Withholdings

The Internal Revenue Service’s Notice 2020-65, which allows employers to temporarily suspend withholding of employees’ contribution to Social Security taxes through the end of 2020, went into effect on September 1. It applies only to…
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Update to FFCRA Guidance

The Department of Labor (DOL) recently issued clarified two issues regarding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Under FFCRA, expanded family and medical leave (EFML) provides employees up to 10 weeks of paid leave…
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Managing Employee Burnout During These Unpredicted Times

Now in month 6 of a global pandemic, most employees- from entry-level to senior executives- are feeling stressed and burned out. Burnout, which is chronic, often occurs when there is no “end in sight” of…