Legislative Update: Week One

The legislative session kicked off last week, and after resolving to meet remotely for at least the first two weeks, lawmakers dove into addressing the myriad pressing issues that are …

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Nonprofit Unemployment Insurance Update

As anticipated, this week, S. 159, An act relating to unemployment insurance coverage, was introduced and referred to the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs. This bill …

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Action Alert: Small Nonprofit UI Exemption

Does your organization employ THREE or fewer employees? If so, this is important information you need to know (as an employer OR as an employee): Under current Statute (21 V.S.A. …

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Vermont Pre-Session Legislative Event Wrap-Up

Thank you to all who joined Common Good Vermont (virtually) on December 15th to warm up for the 2022 legislative session. We shared policy updates from the state and national …

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Legislative Update: Unemployment Insurance

The Unemployment Insurance Study Committee, appointed by the legislature in 2021, is considering two changes to UI that would directly impact nonprofits (more detail can be found below): UI Exemption …

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