New COVID Relief Bill

A new $900 billion coronavirus relief bill has become law and answers the question of whether federal Emergency Paid Sick Leave (EPSL) and Emergency Family and Medical Leave (EFMLA) will be extended. The answer is yes, but it’s an option, not a requirement. Here’s what employers need to know: Offering EPSL and EFMLA after December … Continued

FFCRA Leave Extended

On Monday, December 21st, the Senate and House of Representatives passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, the second COVID-19 relief bill since the CARES Act in March. Full text of the bill is available here.  The $900 billion bill provides $600 stimulus payments to individuals, adds $300 to extended weekly unemployment benefits, and provides more … Continued

Employee Retention Tax Credit FAQs

If you’re considering the Employee Retention Tax Credits under the CARES Act, we recommend reviewing the newly released FAQS from the IRS. The IRS has released 94 FAQs with calculation examples.

What to do if an employee tests positive for COVID-19 | CTR Payroll Services

What to Do if an Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Whether you’re operating an essential business where employees are still showing up for work or managing a remote staff, the fact is there a very real possibility that an employee tests positive for COVID-19. In either case, it is important that your organization react quickly, appropriately, and always remain in compliance of local, state, and federal laws.

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5 Video Conferencing Fails to Avoid

If you weren’t used to video conferencing before social distancing, you probably had quite the learning curve, and we hope you’re getting the hang of it! However, now that things are settling down, let’s talk about presenting the best version of yourself while you’re video conferencing.

Paycheck Protection Program Clarifications | CTR Payroll Services

Paycheck Protection Program Clarifications

The Treasury Department has released FAQs providing further clarification of the PPP Loan program. Please review this overview carefully to determine if the changes impact your loan. Additionally, be sure to consult the official Treasury Department FAQs page.