Pay Equity and Salary History Bans

Pay Equity and Salary History Bans

Pay Equity Laws Employers need to be aware Pay Equity Laws are not new. The Federal Equal Pay Act was passed in 1963. Many states have passed similar laws which have been around for decades. However, enforcement of these state laws is picking up steam, and more...
New Minimum Wage Rates for 2019

New Minimum Wage Rates for 2019

Minimum wage rates are increasing in many states this year.  Unless otherwise noted, the minimum wage rates in bold are updated rates effective January 1, 2019.  States with no change in minimum wage rates are not bolded. Each “Click Here” link also...
Form W-4 Update Delayed until 2020

Form W-4 Update Delayed until 2020

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced last Thursday that it will delay major revisions to the Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate, until the 2020 version.  The 2019 version of the Form W-4 will be similar to the current 2018 version and will...
New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Law

New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Law

New Jersey has become the 10th state to adopt mandatory paid sick leave.  The law goes into effect on October 29, 2018 and provides up to 40 hours of paid sick leave per year to covered employees. The state sick leave law overrides all current municipal ordinances....