Product Update

State Benefits, Posting Notices, and Payroll Limitations Updates in IRMI Workers Comp

This release of IRMI Workers Comp contains updated material pertaining to state benefits, state-specific posting notices, and payroll limitations for sole proprietors, partners, executive officers, and limited liability company members.

Updated state benefit summaries for the states listed below are included in this supplement.

For the month of December 2019, there were no changes that affected posting notice requirements.

Please note that as previously advised, New York will have a change affecting its posting notice requirement on January 1, 2020.

  • New York—Effective on January 1, 2020, there is a major change to the posting notice requirement. The posting notice must be provided in English and Spanish. Also, the fine for the failure to comply with statutory requirements related to posting notices increases to $500 per violation.

The following states updated their payroll limitation amounts that will be effective on January 1, 2020.