30 March 2020

IRS Extends Amendment Deadlines for 403(b) Plans and Pre-Approved Defined Benefit Plans

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** On March 27, 2020, the IRS announced that it […]


30 March 2020

CARES Act – Enhanced Unemployment Benefits

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** On Friday, March 27, 2020, Congress passed the CARES […]


30 March 2020

Resources for Operations and Employees Outside Michigan

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** As more States respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, clients’ […]


30 March 2020

Is Michigan Executive Order 2020-21 a “Quarantine or Isolation Order” that Triggers Benefits Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act?

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** We have received many questions about whether Executive Order […]


30 March 2020

Health Benefit Plan Provisions in the CARES Act

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the […]


27 March 2020

Apply now for Michigan Small Business Relief funds

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** Michigan’s small businesses with fewer than 100 employees impacted […]


27 March 2020

IRS Announces Taxpayer-Friendly “People First Initiative”

***Information and guidance in client updates was up to date at time of publication. During the pandemic, information and guidance has been changing rapidly. If you have any questions about the information contained in a client update, please contact the author(s) or your Miller Johnson attorney.*** On March 25, 2020, the IRS announced its People […]


27 March 2020

“Essential” Worker Designation: What It Means for School Districts

On March 24, 2020, Governor Whitmer’s stay‑home Executive Order (EO) took effect.  EO 2020‑21 contains a number of exceptions that allow certain individuals to travel, as necessary.  It also requires businesses and other operations to provide written designation relative to critical infrastructure employees and employees who conduct minimum basic operations, if those essential employees will […]