Phila.’s 2020 Wage Tax Refund Process: Employer, Employee Considerations

Jennifer Weidler Karpchuk, senior counsel with Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry.

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures. For the first time, the City of Philadelphia Department of Revenue (department) is allowing employers to file a bulk return on behalf of their employees for 2020 wage tax refunds and creating a streamlined application for employees to file online. But is all that glitters gold?