Yearly Archives: 2020

President Trump Defers Social Security Tax 09/01-12/31, 2020

On 08/28/2020, President Trump announced that employers can suspend the collection of Social Security taxes. The US Treasury Department announced guidance which allows employers to offer their workers a temporary deferral of the 6.2% payroll tax employees pays into the Social Security trust. I recommend the following; What you should […]

It’s Not Too Late To Act!

The COVID-19 pandemic and associated closures have devastated businesses across Oregon. And now, OR-OSHA is moving forward with a new COVID-19 Standard that is intended to protect employees during the pandemic. Unfortunately, as drafted these rules will actually harm Oregon businesses and create a significant cost burden! OR-OSHA needs to […]