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09/15/2020 - Businesses Reject Trump Payroll Tax Plan While Postponing Their Own Tax Bills

– POLITICO
Tens of thousands have taken advantage of provisions allowing employers to punt their payroll tax bills into next year and beyond.
– The New York Times
As businesses try to recover from the pandemic’s economic blow while ensuring the safety of workers and customers, many have complained of two obstacles: access to coronavirus testing for their employees and long delays in receiving results.
– The Wall Street Journal
An old saying in politics is that people vote with their pocketbooks, so a strong economy normally helps an incumbent and a weak one hurts. In the 2020 election cycle, however, that convention has lost much of its power, making the economy’s role in the election uncertain.
 
– The Wall Street Journal
While companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash have fought AB-5 in court, the law has ensnared other freelance workers.