Washington Monument in Washington D.C.

D.C. Paid Family Leave Updates in Effect: Waiting Period Eliminated, Benefits Expanded, Employer Tax Reduced, and Employee Notice Revised

It’s October and the tree leaves aren’t the only leaves that have changed in Washington, D.C. Several important updates to the D.C. Paid Family Leave program recently became effective, including the permanent elimination of the benefit waiting period, contribution rate changes, expanded wage replacement benefits, and the publication of a revised mandatory employee notice by … Continued

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February 1 – Reminder: Action Required for Washington D.C. Paid Family and Medical Leave

As the industry continues to plan for the implementation of Washington D.C. Paid Family and Medical Leave in July, ReedGroup reminds you to take action where required beginning February 1st. Although benefits will not become available until July 1, 2020, employers or their designee must provide the district’s required notice beginning February 1, 2020 to … Continued

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State-Mandated Paid Family Leave Continues its Onward March

Mandatory state paid family leave continues to make news in the state legislatures. While the topic remains contentious, more states are seeing their bills receive favorable treatment. Here is an update on some of the latest in Paid Family Leave, both positive and negative: • Maine House Bill 1091 o Maine’s law would have implemented … Continued