Chamber News

February 19, 2018
Michigan is a top 10 state for this asbestos litigation. We want to hear from you if you’ve been sued!
February 13, 2018
By a vote of 58-51, the Michigan House last week approved legislation being pushed by the Michigan Chamber to limit businesses' liability in asbestos lawsuits.
February 5, 2018
The Chamber recently testified in support of a bill to provide transparency in asbestos litigation by requiring plaintiffs to file bankruptcy claims at the start of the tort process and to disclose them during any litigation. 
February 5, 2018
The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is currently drafting professional development standards for school counselors and is looking for employer input in the process.  
February 5, 2018
House Bill 5091 changes the annual date by which a person must file an income tax withholding statement and an annual reconciliation return with the Michigan Department of Treasury from February 28 to January 31.
February 5, 2018
The new federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has generated a lot questions for tax professionals in Michigan.
February 5, 2018
Employers should be aware that the new federal tax law includes an employer credit for paid family leave.
January 26, 2018
Expanding openness, accountability and transparency at the DEQ is a top legislative priority for the Michigan Chamber.