Posts Tagged ‘ Secretary of Labor ’

Training America’s Workforce Act Introduced in the Senate

Apr 27th, 2023

Four U.S. senators reintroduced the Training America’s Workforce Act last week, a bill they say would make apprenticeships more responsive to industry workforce needs. For the door and window industries, that could mean more on-the-job training and classroom instruction to help take a bite out of workforce shortages. U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.), Tim Scott […]

Treasury Issues Guidance on Energy Tax Credit Labor Provisions

Dec 1st, 2022

Earlier this week, the Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued initial guidance for prevailing wage and apprenticeships as would apply under the Inflation Reduction Act’s labor requirements for certain energy tax incentives. IRS Notice 2022-61 was published yesterday via the Federal Register, marking the start of the 60-day period until the wage […]