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I have been working for a company for over 2 years. The company has decided to not renew their lease on the office space during COVID-19 and transition everyone to work from home. I do not have the ability to work from home and the company has 2 other offices in the city. Can my employer let me go for not working from home and preferring to work in office.

Your employer can terminate you at any time, including for the reason you mention, as long as they provide you with a fair severance package based on your age, position, and length of employment. Please use the following link to determine a fair severance package in your circumstances (https://www.severancepaycalculator.com/) and then contact us at the number below if/when you require our assistance.
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