Coronavirus / COVID-19

Unemployment Insurance Benefits – FAQ

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 16 million Americans have filed for unemployment in the last three weeks. Approximately 350,000 claims filled in Arizona alone. This unprecedented number has challenged the government at both Federal and State level with the unemployment insurance system. Coincidentally, over the past week, HR Wise llc has received …

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CARES ACT

Corona Virus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, also referred to as “CARES Act” was passed on March 27th, 2020. What does this mean for you as a business owner or as an employee? The bill was passed in order to provide support to individuals, small businesses, corporations, hospitals, state and local governments and education. …

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The New Employer Obligations under the Slightly Revised Families First Coronavirus Act (H.R. 6201)

The “Families First Coronavirus Response Act” (H.R. 6201) has passed the Senate and been signed by President Donald Trump on March 19, 2020. This article discusses the paid Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and paid sick leave provisions of the Act. The Act was revised slightly from the bill passed by the House of …

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