The New York State Paid Family Leave deduction will increase beginning January 1, 2020. The current deduction will increase from 0.153% of an employee’s weekly wage to 0.027%. A weekly payroll calculator is available at https://paidfamilyleave.ny.gov/2020.
Also in 2020, the Paid Family Leave benefit will increase to 60% of an employee’s average weekly wage – not to exceed $840.70 per week.
For more information on the New York State Paid Family Leave and the changes for 2020 go to https://paidfamilyleave.ny.gov/2020.
Submitted by: Dawn Rotterman, benefit manager, Human Resources