Client Memos

 KEEPING YOU INFORMED… The “Property Tax Relief Credit” is a tax credit available to eligible taxpayers for the 2016 through 2019 tax years. N.Y. Tax Law § 606(n-1). This memorandum outlines the amount of the credit as well as the eligibility requirements. Requirements for the CreditTo be...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… With Valentine’s Day around the corner and love in the air, it is only fitting that we offer an overview of the potential legal issues that may arise because of workplace romances, as well as some of the best practices that employers should...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to remind you about your obligations pursuant to New York’s Wage Theft Prevention Act. As we advised in our January 5, 2015 memorandum, several changes to the law went into effect in February 2015, including the elimination of the requirement...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… The Governor recently signed into law several bills designed to, among other things, protect and further women’s equality in the workplace. To accomplish this goal, the new legislation aims to help women achieve pay equality (S.1/A.6075), protect all employees from sexual harassment in...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to advise you of a recent ruling from the United States Education Department Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) with respect to student health plans. OCR determined that a New York school district failed to review a student’s Diabetes Medical Management...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… Below are the important dates and deadlines for the 2016 Budget Vote and Election:MARCH – APRIL 2016March 1:Deadline for submission to the State Comptroller, the Commissioner of Education and the Commissioner of Taxation and Finance of the District’s Tax Levy Limit for...