Q: Is an employer required to pay me for Unused accrued vacation time?
I was let go from my job right before I was able to take my vacation. Are they required to pay that out to me with my final paycheck?
A: It depends on the employer's policy. If the employer has a written policy that says they will pay out accrued vacation time upon termination or resignation, you should be paid. In the absence of that, the employer does not have to pay you the accrued vacation time.
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