Category Archives: Payroll

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


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


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, […]