Request for Leave Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Form
Author: Steven J. Luckner, Ogletree Deakins
When to Use
A covered employer under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) may ask employees to fill out this form when they request leave that may qualify as emergency paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave under the law. The specific information needed from the employee may vary based on the reason for leave.
Written documentation of an employee's leave request will help substantiate an employer's eligibility for the FFCRA's paid leave tax credit. This form can be used to document this information.