Santa Monica, California’s Minimum Wage and Sales Tax Will Increase on July 1, 2017

As of July 1, 2017, the City of Santa Monica will implement changes to its sales tax and minimum wage. For small employers with 1-25 employees, the wage will be $10.50 per hour. For large employers with 26 or more employees, the minimum wage will increase to $12.00 per hour. In addition, for employee of …

New Year, New Employer Responsibilities for January 2017

California legislators continue to create new and revise old laws.  A summary of the changes for 2017, and annual best practices recommendations, are provided below: Take note of increase to minimum wage and update in payroll/ with payroll processor Advise employees of decreased mileage reimbursement to 53.5 cents per mile Post updated federal, state, and …