News Releases - March 2020


Treasurer Torsella Provides Update on Services to Pennsylvanians Amidst COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

Treasury taking steps to help Pennsylvanians navigate Treasury services more easily

Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today provided an update on the Treasury Department’s efforts to remain available to serve Pennsylvanians, while the Commonwealth continues its efforts to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19.



Treasurer Torsella Waives Penalties for Unclaimed Property Holder Reporting

Treasury to honor a 60-day grace period for late reporting by businesses

Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Treasury Department recognizes the substantial disruption that businesses are experiencing, as a result of coronavirus mitigation efforts. For that reason, Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today announced that unclaimed property holders in Pennsylvania will not incur any penalties, fines, or assessments of interest for late filed reports and property received by the Department on or before June 15, 2020.