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Guidance for Claiming Employee Retention Credit in 2021

Guidance for Claiming Employee Retention Credit in 2021

The IRS has issued guidance for employers claiming the employee retention credit enacted by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP), which provides a credit for wages paid after June 30, 2021, and before January 1, 2022. The guidance amplifies previous notices...

First Deadline for HHS PRF Funds – September 30, 2021

First Deadline for HHS PRF Funds – September 30, 2021

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) was passed and signed into law. This bill included $100 billion in funding to a Provider Relief Fund (PRF) for aid during the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund is managed by the Office of the...

Insights on the Paycheck Protection Program and Loan Forgiveness Tips

Insights on the Paycheck Protection Program and Loan Forgiveness Tips

The Paycheck Protection Program offered small businesses a rare opportunity: access to SBA-backed loans that can be fully forgiven—if you meet certain criteria. Now that lenders are opening up for forgiveness applications, it’s time to start collecting the documents...

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 Signed Into Law by President Biden

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 Signed Into Law by President Biden

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is the latest $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package President Biden signed into law on Wednesday, March 11, 2021 that is designed to continue to facilitate recovery from the economic and health effects of the ongoing pandemic....

CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Reporting Update

Congress provided relief for Americans, businesses, and healthcare institutions through a record stimulus deal in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). Providers and facilities were granted financial relief...

HHS Releases Reporting Requirements for Provider Relief Fund (PRF)

At long last, the Department of Health and Human Resources published the reporting requirements for recipients of the Provider Relief Fund (PRF). This release offers healthcare providers much-needed guidance on what kinds of documentation they need in the event of a...