On May 18, 2021, the IRS issued Notice 2021-31, a guidance document on the American Rescue Plan Act subsidy for continuation health coverage under COBRA. This Legal Update discusses the guidance further.
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The $1.9 trillion relief bill, known as the American Rescue Plan, has been signed into law by President Joe Biden. Highlights of the bill include extended unemployment benefits, direct checks to individuals and more. While some of the bill was changed during its time with Congress, it’s largely similar to the initial version passed by […]
There are several employer related pieces to the massive $1.9 trillion package. Make sure you’re on top of it all through the resources available in Zywave. Here is a summary of some of the highlights.
Warm weather is upon. As we all navigate our way through the COVID-19 situation, mosquitoes and more, it’s important that we take time to enjoy the beautiful Maine summer. Our June 2020 issue of Live Well, Work Well provides some grilling tips as you fire it back up for summer BBQ’s. Live Well, Work Well […]
Presque Isle— 05/12/2020 — Barresi Financial Inc, a financial services company in Presque Isle, announced today that they will be donating a book to all Aroostook County High School Seniors as a graduation present. “We wanted to do something for this senior class that is missing out on so many of the traditional final high […]
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As part of sweeping legislation enacted in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Congress has enacted two laws requiring employers to provide paid leave for coronavirus-related reasons. This Compliance Bulletin provides an overview of the two employee leave mandates contained in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
Zywave/MyWaveConnect now has over 100 resources specific to Coronavirus/COVID-19 for business owners, HR professionals and employees. With such drastic changes to the “workplace” during these times, it’s important to stay updated. We realize that there is information flying around everywhere, and much of it is changing daily, so be sure to check out your MyWaveConnect […]
Information and updates are coming out by the hour and very few people in the US have not been impacted by COVID-19 either medically or with a change in their workplace policies, travel, etc. Here are some resources for you to review. If you have any questions about the impact to your employee benefits, please […]