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Long-Awaited Guidance from New York State Concludes Wages from Telecommuting Due to Covid-19 are New York-Sourced
Posted on 22 Oct 2020 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has finally issued guidance related to its application of the convenience of the employer test during the Covid-19 pandemic. In its Frequently Asked Questions , the Department applies current policy... Read More

Scary New Wage Data
Posted on 29 Oct 2010 by David Cay Johnston

Now for some really scary breaking news, from the latest payroll tax data. Every 34th wage earner in America in 2008 went all of 2009 without earning a single dollar, new data from the Social Security Administration show. Total wages, median wages, and... Read More

Tax Benefits in Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act of 2010
Posted on 9 Apr 2010 by Lisa B. Petkun

This article briefly and broadly summarizes the tax benefits in the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act of 2010 (HIRE Act), which was signed on March 18. The HIRE Act has two main benefits: it exempts employers from the employer's... Read More