Easter, Earth Day, tax deadlines — download our April calendar to stay on top of all that’s happening this month.
The month of April is far from uneventful — there are plenty of holidays, social dates, and IRS deadlines to keep on your radar (hello, tax month!). If you want a resource to help you stay on top of it all, check out our free April small business and HR compliance calendar.
Download it, bookmark it, and refer to it all throughout the month.
April 1, 2022
April Fools Day. Don’t be a fool — watch out for those practical jokers! #AprilFools
Set Summer Travel & PTO Policies. Ensure your employees know what your summer holiday and PTO policies are. HR pros recommend this happens in April!
Start of Ramadan. Ramadan is observed by Muslims around the world as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection, and community. This year, it ends on May 1, 2022.
April 2, 2022
World Autism Day. This is a day that aims to raise global awareness about people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. #WAAD
April 7, 2022
World Health Day. Sponsored by the World Health Organization, this year’s theme is building a fairer, healthier world. #LetsTalk
April 11, 2022
Form 4070. Due Employees who are compensated by tips must report these tips to their employers with Form 4070.
National Pet Day. If your business is open on the weekend it might be a fun idea to invite dogs into the office today! #NationalPetDay
April 12, 2022
EEO-1 Data Collection Reporting Opens. The 2021 EEO-1 Component 1 data collection is tentatively scheduled to open on Tuesday, April 12th, 2022.
April 15, 2022
Retirement Plan Contributions Due. Retirement plan contributions are due this day for sole proprietors, single member LLCs, and C corps.
Good Friday. Good Friday is not a federal holiday, but 21% of civilian workers get the day off with pay.
April 16, 2022
National Stress Awareness Day. Stress can take a toll on your employees performance. Be sure to check in with them. #StressAwarenessDay
National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day. Let’s be real. We’ve been wearing our PJs to work for a couple years now lol #PJDay
April 17, 2022
Easter Sunday. A religious holiday celebrated by 77% of Americans.
April 18, 2022
National Tax Day. The IRS has extended the filing season from April 15 to May 17. It ONLY applies to federal income tax returns. Make sure your state tax return deadline lines up. #TaxDay
April 21, 2022
Get to Know Your Customers Day. The perfect day to reach out to your customers and get to know them better. It occurs on the third Thursday of each quarter. #GetToKnowYourCustomersDay
April 22, 2022
Earth Day. Since 1970, this holiday has been celebrated globally to demonstrate support for environmental protection. #EarthDay2021
April 23, 2022
World Book Day. Check out our list of 11 top leadership books to read in 2022.
April 27, 2022
National Administrative Professionals Day. Don’t forget to recognize and thank the professionals who keep the office running smoothly. #AdministrativeProfessionalsDay
April 28, 2022
National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. With many professionals working from home now, every day is Take Your Kid to Work Day!
April 30, 2022
IRS Deadline: File Form 941 – Federal Quarterly Return. Employers must file Form 941, Quarterly Federal Tax Return to report withholding, Social Security, and Medicare (FICA) taxes.
Summary Plan Descriptions Due. A Summary Plan Description (SPD) is a document that employers are required to give to employees who participate in Employee Retirement Income Security Act-covered retirement plans or health benefit plans.
Form I-9 Expired List B Policy Ends. This is the last day that employers can accept expired List B documents for Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification purposes.