Workers Compensation Update MIA Bulletin 20-21 Workers compensation update-if you are paying an employee through the COVID-19 crisis but the employee is not performing any employment functions, these wages may be excluded from the Workers Compensation calculation however, you must be able to document this payroll in order to exclude it form the premium calculations.…

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Debt Forgiveness Under the Paycheck Protection Program Many of our small business clients have received funding of their Paycheck Protection Program SBA Loans. The first step to get full or partial forgiveness under the program is to determine the number of FTE’s (Full Time Equivalent) employees that a small business must maintain during the eight-week…

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The Maryland Department of Labor (Labor) is excited to announce the launch of the BEACON One-Step application for online claims filing. The first of its kind, the BEACON One-Step will allow claimants to file for ALL unemployment insurance (UI) benefit programs through a single application, including the most recent federally-enacted unemployment programs, Pandemic Unemployment Assistance…

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Paycheck Protection Program Update April 22, 2020 Last night the senate passed a $482 Billion Dollar Relief Package. As part of this package, $310 Billion was set aside as additional funding for the SBA Payroll Protection Program. It is expected that Congress will pass the law and the President will sign it by this Friday,…

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