Policy Updates | February 5, 2021

Policy Updates | February 5, 2021

It's a busy season! Below are three upcoming policy events and additional updates we would like to share with our members and partners.

Upcoming Nonprofit New York Policy Events

  • Feb. 16: Race equity and nonprofit relief
  • Feb. 23: Nonprofits in a post-pandemic world: advancing racial equity during mergers and organizational evolution
  • Mar. 9: We can do it! Nonprofit voter engagement policy forum


  • Sign on opportunity: National letter for nonprofit relief
  • Budget resolution and COVID relief proposals

State Updates

  • New York Department of Labor indefinitely cancels unemployment insurance charges
  • Unemployment insurance increase restrictions legislation signed
  • New Department of State tax filing requirement for nonprofits
  • State payment withholdings move to 5%

City Updates

  • We want your feedback! 2021 Nonprofit City Policy Agenda survey
  • FY22 Preliminary Budget
  • Tax Lien Sale Reauthorized

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