OSHA and the CDC have provided COVID-19 recommendations and checklists that employers in the construction industry can use to help keep workers safe.
The IRS released additional guidance under Notice 2021-46 regarding American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) COBRA premium subsidies for assistance eligible individuals and related tax credits available to employers.Here are the highlights from the guidance:Eligibility for premium assistance during an..
If your organization had any assistance eligible individuals (AEIs) who received subsidized COBRA coverage during April, May, or June, a tax credit is available by filing Form 941 for the 2nd quarter. The form is due July 31, 2021.
"An employer is terminating an employee due to elimination of the position, but the elimination is not related to COVID. Would he or she be eligible for the subsidy in this situation?"The COBRA event does not have to be related to COVID.If an individual lost eligibility due to any reduction in..
The EEOC has updated the Technical Assistance Questions and Answers as of May 28, 2021. Under this new guidance, the EEOC confirms the applicability of its wellness regulations under the ADA and GINA regarding vaccine incentives.The updated guidance confirms that, under the ADA, if the employee..
Business owners, C-suite team members, and property owners – it goes without saying that you have navigated many storms thrown at you by the COVID-19 pandemic. It is likely you led your team through the government shutdown, implemented new safety programs to bring your team back to work, pivoted..
Currently circulating the World Wide Web are an abundance of myths regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Readers may have come across articles claiming that a COVID-19 vaccination will render your life insurance policy invalid, or even worse, claims that death within one year of receiving a COVID-19..
The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance for the State of Wisconsin has issued a press release in response to inaccurate statements on social media that payment of life insurance benefits would be impacted by receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.