Compensation and Benefits Taxation Update, Including COVID-19 Options for Employers & Employees


Bonnie J. Noble, Vice Chair, TEI’s Federal Tax Committee


  • Anne Bushman, RSM US LLP
  • Mary B. Henever, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Veena K. Murthy, Crowe LLP
  • Elizabeth A. Nedrow, Holland & Hart LLP

Session Description:

Changes to the tax treatment of employee compensation and benefits as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic have been rampant at both the federal and state level. This panel will discuss (1) federal COVID-related payroll tax relief; (2) employee work-from-home issues during the pandemic and beyond; and (3) other hot topics in the taxation of compensation and benefits.

Learning Objectives:

After this session, participants will be able to: (1) discuss recent legislative developments in COVID-related payroll tax relief; (2) understand current and future employee work-from-home issues; (3) assess the potential impact of other compensation and benefits changes on their employers.

Location: Date: March 22, 2021 Time: 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm