Paid Sick Leave and Child Care Leave Tax Credits
The Paid Sick Leave and Child Care Leave Tax Credits under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act are refundable payroll tax credits to immediately reimburse employers for the cost of providing coronavirus-related leave to their employees. Employers receive 100% reimbursement for paid leave, including health insurance costs. Employers will not face a payroll tax liability. Self-employed individuals may also receive an equivalent credit.