Government Resources

1040 Form

Whistleblower Changes
California has released a revised Whistleblower Protections Posting.Download the new required posting here, and post next to your current 2014 poster. This posting will be included on the 2015 posters that will be ready in December.

  • Employers are required to provide new Workers’ Compensation pre-designation forms to new hires.
  • Paid family leave to care for a seriously ill “family member” now includes a grandparent, grandchild, sibling or parent-in-law. Employers are required to provide this pamphlet to new hires and when employeestake a leave of absence for a covered reason. Family Leave Pamphlet

Free online training: AB 1234 Ethics Training for Local Officials
AB 1234 requires that if a local agency provides any type of compensation, salary, or stipend to, or reimburses the expenses of a member of its 'legislative body', that local agency's officials must receive training in ethics.

Health Care Reform and Full Time Employment-  “The term ‘full-time employee’ means, with respect to any month, an employee who is employed on average at least 30 hours of service per week,” section 1513 of the law reads. (Scroll down to section 4, paragraph A.)

Hire/Termination Form Requirements FACT SHEET - This fact sheets lists all the required forms needed when hiring or terminating an employee.

San Francisco Employment Law Postings

Federal Government Forms

California Government Forms

Unemployment, Workers Compensation, and Welfare

Health Care, Safety, and Substance Abuse

  • COBRA Notices -The Department of Labor has issued model notices for the COBRA subsidy under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), and additional guidance in the form of FAQs for employers and employees. The four ARRA model notices and related guidance may be found by clicking here.
  • HIPP (Health Insurance Premium Payment Program) For a free download of the HIPP information from the State of California Department of Health Services, or to find out if your employee qualifies for the program, click on this link for more information.

Worker's Compensation