As of July 1, 2020, the District of Columbia began administering paid family leave benefits. For more information about the program and how to apply for benefits visit dcpaidfamilyleave.dc.gov or email [email protected].
What you need to know about paid family leave and taxes:
Benefits you receive under this program are taxable and included in your federal and District gross income. You will receive a Form 1099-G from the District reporting the payments you received during the year.
If you are a non-District resident, please contact the appropriate state tax agency for guidance on taxability of benefits in your state.