Financial Advisory Blog

Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog is your source for thought leadership around cloud ERP and accounting solutions and integrations. Supported by the Cloud Accounting Institute and numerous experts in cloud, finance, reporting, integration, compliance, and technology, Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog features must-read content on what’s happening in the finance industry, case studies, white papers, and much more.

October 22, 2020

AB 2257 – CA Revises and Clarifies Independent Contractor Rules (Again)

Eight months after California’s worker classification law (AB 5) was implemented, we have new rules again. On September 4, 2020, Governor Newsom signed AB 2257, a clean-up measure for AB 5 that maintains its essential framework for classifying workers but also revises and clarifies the legislation and expands the list of exempt occupations. How’d We …

April 2, 2020

CARES Act: How It Impacts Unemployment Benefits

Part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was signed into law on March 27, 2020, includes an increase in unemployment benefits for impacted employees. The CARES Act will allow impacted employees to receive an additional $600 per week in unemployment benefits in addition to their state unemployment benefits. This additional …

March 23, 2020

H.R. 6201: What Employers Need to Know

The information below has been updated to reflect additional details we’ve received. H.R. 6201, also known as the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), applies to employers with fewer than 500 employees and covers the period from April 1 to December 31, 2020. (Have 500 or more staff? You can stop reading, it doesn’t apply to …