EMA



USPS Releases new EMA charts – effective April 2nd, 2016

Rural Carriers In accordance with provisions of Article 9, Section 2.J.3 of Handbook EL-902, Agreement between the United States Postal Service and the National Rural Letter Carriers’ Association, effective April 2, 2016 (pay period 8-16), the equipment maintenance allowance (EMA)…


Rural Carrier EMA to decrease by 2.5 cents on April 2nd, 2016

On March 16, 2016, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the February 2016 Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) which established the Private Transportation Index at 180.021, a decrease from the November 2015 Index which…


Rural Carrier EMA to decrease 4 cents effective January 6, 2016

On December 15, 2015, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the November 2015 Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) which established the Private Transportation Index at 188.188, a decrease from the August 2015 Index which…