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NYS Paid Family Leave Benefits Law (PFL)

What is it?Passed in April, 2016, this applies to all employers currently paying workers’ compensation insurance.  Unlike the federal Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) affecting employers with 50...

USCIS Requires Use of Revised I-9 Form, Employment Eligibility Verification

Beginning January 22, 2017, the U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) requires use of revised I-9 Form for employment eligibility verification.Reported changes to the new version include:...

Tax Provision Modifies Several Tax Return Due Dates

Recent legislation signed into law contains several important tax provisions for 2016. The most significant tax change is the provision that modifies the due dates for several common tax returns due...

New Overtime Rules in Limbo

As we’re sure you have heard, the controversial federal overtime rules issued by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and poised to take effect on December 1, 2016 were blocked by a U.S. District Judge...

Newly Released NFP Financial Reporting Changes

The Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB) Nonprofit Advisory Committee has been working on a project for about four years that would improve NFP financial statements so they are easier to...

1956 Tax Tips from DB&B

In honor of our 60th Anniversary, Dermody, Burke & Brown is sharing a series of 1956 Tax Tips from the year we were founded.  Tip 1 – Social security tax was 2% on the first $4,200 of...