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Update: Minneapolis Sick and Safe Leave amendments

As of September 23, 2016, Minneapolis City Council has amended the previously enacted sick and safe leave ordinance, which goes into effect July 1, 2017. The city will release a FAQ document in October regarding these revisions but until then, our friend Corie Tarara @mnwageandhour has succinctly outlined the amendments, which can be found here

St. Paul Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

On September 7, 2016, St. Paul City Council unanimously passed a sick leave ordinance, which will go into effect July 1, 2017 (for employers with 24 or more employees, and July 1, 2018 for smaller employers).


Form 8976 System Outages May Be Taken Into Account When Assessing Penalties

The IRS has had several outages on the website where organizations need to file the Form 8976, which gives the IRS notice of an organization's intent to operate as a 501(c)(4).  Those outages included much of the day on September 6th, which was the final day for some organizations to get the filing in without being penalized.  The IRS just issued an update that stated that they will take the outages into account when reviewing whether to assess penalties for late filing the Form 8976.  See the IRS' update here.  For more information on this requirement, see my prior post here.

Lobbying and political activities for 501(c)(6) organizations

Upcoming presentation on lobbying and political activites for 501(c)(6) organizations!

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