Blog

To suggest an article, or contact our media representative for comment on a story, email us at mediarequests@gslate.com.

Washington Family and Medical Leave: What You Need to Know for 2019

Washington was the second state in the nation to pass a paid family leave law in 2007, but it was continually put on hold for about a decade because of funding questions. However, in 2017, Washington approved an insurance plan to fund the state’s...
15 January 2019

News, Tax

2019 FICA Increase

The Social Security wage base has increased from $128,400 to $132,900 in 2019, which increased the maximum individual contribution by $279.
15 January 2019

News, Tax

Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) Updates for 2019

For budgeting purposes, you should assume a 0.6% FUTA rate on the first $7,000 in wages for all states unless you will be working in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), in which case, you should assume a 3.3% rate.
15 January 2019

News, Tax

Minimum Wage Increases for 2019

11 January 2019

News, Budgets

Workers’ Comp & Disability: Coverage & Responsibilities Explained

Failure to maintain coverage as required by each state’s laws can result in fines and penalties. As an employer, what are your responsibilities for maintaining coverage and communicating information about workers’ compensation and disability? What...
06 December 2018

News, Production

Behind-the-Scenes: GreenSlate Greenroom at the 2018 Gotham Awards

Go backstage and behind-the-scenes at the 28th annual IFP Gotham Awards with the GreenSlate Greenroom photo gallery below. Congratulations to all of the Gotham Awards winners!  
28 November 2018

News, Events

GreenSlate Client Projects Eighth Grade & First Reformed Win Multiple Gotham Awards

This year, GreenSlate client projects received four Gotham Awards. It was an honor to support the behind-the-scenes work for these incredible teams and to host the winners backstage in the GreenSlate Greenroom!
27 November 2018

News, Client Projects

Kathleen Thompson Joins GreenSlate as VP of Sales & New Business Development

Production Tax Incentives Leader Will Help Grow Strategic Relationships Nationwide
15 November 2018

News

Five Ways GreenSlate Makes Production Onboarding Quick and Easy

Producers and accountants are often surprised by how quickly and easily GreenSlate can set up payroll.
12 November 2018

Service

New York Paid Family Leave: What You Need to Know for 2019

In 2016, New York’s Governor Cuomo signed into law the New York Paid Family Leave Act to provide job protection and wage reimbursement for all New York workers who need to take a temporary leave to bond with a child, care for a loved one with a...
30 October 2018

News, Tax