Business holidays calendar is an important tool for HR managers and bookkeepers. U.S. businesses aren’t legally required to comply with state, religious and national holidays. At the same time, the most of U.S. businesses consider the following 7 holidays, according to the business holiday calendar.
U.S. Business Holidays Calendar by Workly helps you to proactively schedule your staff, plan ahead the paid holidays and keep up with the deadlines. The holiday calendar may vary according to the needs of the business and its employees. Some businesses may also observe the corporate holidays depending on the industry they operate or the internal policies they adhere to. As the hourly paid positions normally staffed on holidays it is highly prioritized for the business owners to keep track of their employees’ attendance. The business holiday calendar is an excellent add-on that can help you to organize daily, monthly and yearly scheduling and manage employee compensations which is often a subject to err. For instance list of the USA holidays for the upcoming year can be seamlessly scheduled and integrated into system.
Another common practice in employee holidays planning is a floating holiday option in which employee decides to whether to take off as part of his or her paid holiday timetable. This is exclusively helpful for diversified organizations so that employees with various religious or cultural backgrounds had more options. Knowing your employees needs is the key to a successful holiday scheduling.
Easily manage the USA holidays as of 2016-2017 with Workly’s Business Holiday calendar.
Holiday Calendar 2016
|New Year’s Day||January 1||Friday|
|Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||January 18||Monday|
|Presidents Day||February 15||Monday|
|Memorial Day||May 30||Monday|
|Independence Day||July 4||Monday|
|Labor Day||September 5||Monday|
|Columbus Day||October 10||Monday|
|Veterans Day||November 11||Friday|
|Thanksgiving Day||November 24||Thursday|
|Friday after Thanksgiving||November 25||Friday|
|Christmas Day||December 26**||Monday|
Holiday Calendar 2017
|New Year’s Day||January 2*||Monday|
|Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||January 16||Monday|
|Presidents Day||February 20*||Monday|
|Memorial Day||May 29||Monday|
|Independence Day||July 4||Tuesday|
|Labor Day||September 4||Monday|
|Columbus Day||October 9||Monday|
|Veterans Day||November 10*||Friday|
|Thanksgiving Day||November 23||Thursday|
|Friday after Thanksgiving||November 24||Friday|
|Christmas Day||December 25||Monday|
* Federal holiday that falls on Saturday, is shifting on preceding Friday. If the holiday falls on a Sunday, it is shifting on the following Monday.
* The Inauguration Day is an eleventh holiday designated by Congress that is celebrated on January 20, every four years following a presidential election of USA. It is observed by government employees in Washington D.C. and the border counties of Virginia and Maryland.
** December 25 (the legal holiday for Christmas Day) falls on a Sunday in 2016. For Federal employees, Monday, December 26, will be treated as a holiday for leave and pay purposes.
Workly company does not assume any liability and does not make any warranties for the information listed on this page. This information is presented for reference only and neither legal advice nor tax. We advise to take a consultation a professional legal, tax or other adviser to specify how business holidays calendar can be scheduled.