Telebright Corporation v. Director, Division of Taxation, 2012 WL 669964 (App. Div. Mar. 2, 2012): In a case of first impression, the Appellate Division held a foreign corporation that regularly and consistently permits one of its employees to telecommute from a New Jersey residence is doing business in New Jersey, is subject to the New Jersey Corporation Business Tax Act, and must file New Jersey Corporation Business Tax returns.
The South Carolina Illegal Immigration Reform Act took effect on July 1, 2009 for private employers with 100 or more employees. All other private employers must be in compliance by July 1, 2010. The Act prohibits employers in South Carolina from “knowingly or intentionally” employing unauthorized aliens and establishes steps that employers must take to
On March 18, 2010, President Obama signed the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, which contains more than $17 Billion in tax credits aimed to stimulate employment, and includes $20 Billion for highway and transit infrastructure programs. One of the most important provisions for businesses is a tax credit for hiring from the ranks of the unemployed.
On October 12, 2017, Governor Jerry Brown signed the New Parent Leave Act into law, extending unpaid leave to bond with a new child within one year of the child’s birth, adoption, or foster care placement to employees of businesses with as few as 20 employees. Commenting on Senate bill (SB) 63, Governor Brown stated, “today’s actions will make a positive difference for women, children and families across the state.”