21 December 2020

The ABCs Of PFL - Updated For 2021

The ABCs Of PFL - Updated For 2021

Understanding Paid Family Leave in New York - The Easy Way! New York Paid Family Leave is now entering the final year of the 4-year phase-in period – so benefits will remain at these levels (unless the State makes any modifications to the program in the future), while rates will continue to be reviewed annually.

Your updated ABCs of PFL are here to help you find answers and explanations as this program is maturing in New York. This simplified guide can help you sort out what the Paid Family Leave law and regulations mean for you in 2021. 

Download the 2021 edition of The ABCs of PFL below, your in-depth, go-to-guide for all things New York Paid Family Leave.

Here’s what’s inside this 33-page guide:


  • PFL basics
  • Eligibility
  • Benefit eligibility and qualification period details
  • Benefits - updated for 2021 and beyond
  • Claims
  • Premium - updated for 2021
  • Example withholdings - updated for 2021
  • Employer responsibilities
  • How PFL compares to DBL & FMLA
  • Tips from your PFL Experts
  • …And much more!
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This blog post is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal counsel. Please consult with an appropriate professional for legal and compliance advice. Any PFL information is as of the blog post’s date stamp; it is based on the applicable statutes and regulation,  and may change as regulations evolve or NY State issues guidance regarding Paid Family Leave regulations. Have more questions? Email us at pflquestions@shelterpoint.com

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