SALT Blawg – State and Local Tax Blog
State and Local Tax ("SALT") blog issues require state and local tax knowledge. Chamberlain Hrdlicka's SALT Blawg (SALT Blog) provides exactly that knowledge with news updates and commentary about state and local tax issues.
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The City of Philadelphia Department of Revenue issued Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”) regarding its Wage Tax policies in light of COVID-19. Philadelphia applies the “requirement of employment” test in order to determine whether a non-resident’s base of operations is the employer’s Philadelphia location. If a Philadelphia employer requires a non-resident employee to perform duties outside of Philadelphia (including working from home), that employee is exempt from the Wage Tax for those days spent fulfilling that requirement. However, if a non-resident ...
Earlier this year, the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue issued temporary guidance regarding telework during COVID-19 and the related tax implications thereof. The Department has now issued an end date to its temporary policies: guidance issued by the Department is in effect until the earlier of June 30, 2021 or 90 days after the Proclamation of Disaster Emergency in Pennsylvania is lifted.
Ordinarily, the presence of employees working temporarily from home within Pennsylvania is sufficient to establish nexus for out-of-state businesses for purposes of the ...
In response to various issues created by COVID-19, the Philadelphia Department of Revenue (“Department”) has issued guidance to taxpayers related to the City’s Wage Tax, Use & Occupancy (“U&O”) Tax, and Business Income & Receipts Tax (“BIRT”).Wage Tax
On November 5, 2020, the Department issued revised guidance regarding Wage Tax withholding requirements for Philadelphia-based employers. This is not a change in position; the guidance serves to explain the City’s policy that was in effect pre-COVID. The guidance explains that Philadelphia applies the ...