Archive for September, 2016

New York Minimum Wage: Scheduled Increases in New York and NYC

In April 2016 Governor Cuomo signed legislation as part of the 2016-2017 New York State budget that would call for yearly incremental increases of the New York minimum wage eventually leading to a rate of $15/hour in New York. With the new rates scheduled to take effect at the end of 2016, the plan is set up to provide varied rate increases for businesses operating in New York City, Long Island/Westchester County, and the rest of the greater New York State ... Read more