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3/4 Webisode: Understanding the Employee Retention Tax Credit

Understanding the Employee Retention Tax Credit The BNP and experts from Tronconi Segarra & Associates LLP (TSA) discussed the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act’s Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC). The ERTC is a refundable tax credit created by the CARES Act to encourage employers impacted by

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1/12 Webisode: Relief Package 2.0 & Employee Vaccinations

Relief Package 2.0 & Employee Vaccinations The new year brings new information employers need to know regarding COVID-19. Experts from Phillips Lytle LLP discuss how employers can better navigate two critical issues: Details of the new COVID-19 Relief Package including: A second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Streamlined

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11/17 Webisode: New Guidelines for Out-of-State Travelers

New Guidelines for Out-of-State Travelers NYS has changed protocols for people traveling to New York including state residents. The new mandate was issued as part of an executive order by Governor Cuomo and allows people to test-out of quarantine. Join the Buffalo Niagara Partnership as we break down the new

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8/26 Webisode: School’s Back (Mostly) What Employers Need to Know About Paid Leave

9/8/20 UPDATE:  The U.S. Department of Labor published guidance concerning eligibility for paid leave and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance related to the reopening of schools. The Wage and Hour Division (WHD) released Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for workers and employers about qualifying for paid leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).

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7/23 Webisode: Contact Tracing – What Employers Need to Know

Employers know they play a critical role in helping prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keeping Buffalo Niagara’s economy moving forward. Part of that responsibility includes working hand-in-hand with county health departments to effectively deploy contact tracing if an employee is diagnosed with COVID-19. In response, The Partnership hosted a

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