August 2021

IRS Provides Guidance to Employers Claiming the Employee Retention Credit

The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today issued further guidance on the employee retention credit, including guidance for employers who pay qualified wages after June 30, 2021, and before January 1, 2022, and additional guidance on miscellaneous issues that apply to the employee retention credit in both 2020 and 2021. Notice 2021-49 PDF amplifies prior guidance regarding the employee retention credit provided in Notice 2021-20 PDF