Category Archives: Payroll

Feds get extended payroll tax timeline, likely pay increase in 2021

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The 2021 omnibus spending package, which Congress unveiled Monday and plans to vote on the same day, would give federal employees and members of the military a longer timetable for paying back the payroll taxes that were deferred for the last few months of 2020. Federal employees saw slightly larger paychecks during the final pay […]

Payroll tax deferral bill fails unanimous Senate hurdle

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Legislation that would make President Donald Trump’s payroll tax deferral plan optional for federal employees and members of the military received opposition on the Senate floor Dec. 3, preventing a proposed unanimous consent passage and pushing the potential for enactment timeline further back. The Preventing Employees from Surprise Taxes Act was originally introduced Oct. 9, […]