2018 Basic Leave Cash-In and Donation Elections

By Melissa Hutchinson, System Director, Employee Benefits

Eligible Non-management employees can elect to cash-in up to 60 hours of their 2018 projected accrued Basic Leave time. Elections must be made by December 16, 2017. The IRS regulations require employees to select their Cash-In in the current year (2017) to be paid in the following year (2018). For more information on your Basic Leave benefit, you can access the Earned Leave Policy from the “Policies and Procedures” by using the following link: Earned Leave Policy .

To make your 2018 Basic Leave Cash-In Election (Via Employee Self Service)

click here: Benefits Self Service

  • Click on the link above or log in to “MLH Self Service” from the left hand column of Connections Online home page.  (NOTE:  The link above will not function if you are not eligible to Cash In Basic Leave hours.)
  • Select “Employee Self Service”
  • Select the “Benefits Self Service” tile
  • Click “Basic Leave Cash In”
  • Read instructions on page 1 and click “Continue”
  •  In the box labeled “Cash In Elections for Year 2018” enter the number of hours you wish to cash in
  • Click “Submit”

Consider Donating Basic Leave Time for Employees Experiencing Catastrophic Events

Employees may voluntarily contribute accumulated Basic Leave time until December 16, 2017

to assist other employees who may be unable to work due to personal illness, a serious health condition or other emergency situations. Access the Earned Leave Policy from the “Policies and Procedures” by using the following link:   Earned Leave Policy

To make your 2018 Basic Leave Donation Election (Via Employee Self Service)

click here: Benefits Self Service

  • Click on the link above or log in to “MLH Self Service” from the left hand navigation column of Connections Online
  • Click “Employee Self Service”
  • Click “Basic Leave Donation”
  • Read instructions on page 1 and click “Continue”
  • In the box labeled “Donation Hours” enter the number of hours you wish to donate
  • Click “Submit”

The on-line election links to Cash-in and/or Donate Basic Leave hours will close on December 16, 2017and your election will be irreversible.

 

 

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