Local News

Pay News Now delivers the latest breaking news and information in the payroll and AP industries in your local community. Learn the top stories affecting you with insight from payroll experts who analyze and offer clear explanations of the payroll laws exclusive to your locale. Special local laws and regulations, in addition to state and federal laws, add an extra layer of need-to-know payroll knowledge vital to ensuring payroll compliance. Let our reporters keep you updated on the basics of new regulations so that you don’t become overwhelmed.

01/05/2018

Self-Service Portals More Popular Than Ever

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Eighty-two percent of employees across America have access to a self-service portal according to the 2017 "Getting Paid In America" survey.

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12/22/2017

Survey Finds More Than 9 Out of 10 Paychecks Now Electronic

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PNN: Electronic Wages

Ninety-five percent of employees receive their wages electronically according to the 2017 "Getting Paid in America" survey.

06/26/2017

More Cities Enact Fair Workweek Requirements

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PNN: Fair Workweek Laws

New “Fair Workweek” laws set scheduling requirements impacting employers in New York and California cities.

10/14/2016

Seattle Passes Fair Scheduling Legislation - NYC Next?

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PNN: Seattle Fair Scheduling

New legislation requires employers to provide predictable schedules for Seattle retail and fast food employees.

09/08/2016

Could Fair Scheduling Legislation Be Coming to Seattle?

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PNN: Seattle Fair Scheduling

New proposal would require employers to provide predictable schedules for Seattle retail and fast food employees.

06/29/2016

Pennsylvania Local Services Tax Increases in Multiple Cities

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PNN: PA Local Tax

Several financially distressed municipalities in Pennsylvania have increased their Local Services Tax (LST) in recent months.

05/24/2016

San Francisco First City to Mandate Paid Parental Leave

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PNN: SF Paid Family Leave

San Francisco has become the first city in the country to require that parents receive six weeks of fully paid parental leave.

03/03/2016

New Uniform Local Tax Form Available for Kentucky

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PNN: Kentucky Local Tax

Kentucky has city, county, and school district occupational license taxes that employers withhold from employee wages.

09/10/2015

Get More Out of Your Paycheck in Five Steps

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PNN: Celebrate National Payroll Week

In honor of National Payroll Week here are five steps you can do to take control of your paycheck and put more money in your pocket.

06/07/2015

Scranton Becomes First PA Municipality to Increase LST

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PNN: Scranton LST

The city of Scranton, Pennsylvania, recently increased its Local Services Tax (LST)

01/20/2015

Ohio Passes Municipal Income Tax Reform

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PNN: Ohio Muni Tax

Governor John Kasich has signed legislation that will reform municipal income taxation in Ohio.

02/28/2014

USPS Considers Adding Banking Features

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Pay News Now: USPS and Banking

The USPS could offer financial services to America's millions of unbanked and under-banked individuals.

01/21/2014

Ohio Seeks to Reform Municipal Income Tax

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Pay News Now: Ohio Municipal Income Tax Reform

This legislation seeks to reform the municipal income tax system currently in place in Ohio.