Payroll Holiday Reminder: Columbus Day 2023

Payroll Holiday Reminder: Columbus Day 2023

Columbus Day is a holiday in the United States that commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus on October 12, 1492, in the New World. Columbus was a native of Genoa, Italy, and over the years Italian Americans took up the cause of honouring his achievement. In 1937 it became a national holiday by proclamation of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The Federal Reserve will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.  Check dates on or after the holiday will be affected. Affected check dates include:

  • Monday, October 9
  • Tuesday, October 10
  • Wednesday, October 11

Please check with your Payroll Specialist if your payroll falls on one of the above affected dates. As always, our team is here to help with any questions you have about your payroll or check dates.

Wishing you and yours a restful and enjoyable Columbus Day!