COVID-19 Employers/Payroll

PPP Loan Forgiveness – News for PPP Borrowers of $50,000 and Below

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There has been much anticipation that the SBA would announce some sort of automatic forgiveness for smaller Paycheck Protection Program loan Borrowers. The rumors were put to rest yesterday with the SBA issuing another Interim Final Rule. The IFR issued on October 8, “Additional Revisions to Loan Forgiveness and Loan Review Procedures” introduced a third… Read more »

May 27 Update on PPP Loan Forgiveness: DHJJ Urges Caution at This Time

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For our readers who are closely following developments in PPP Loan forgiveness, we offer a brief update. Officially the most recent updates were on May 22 when two Interim Final Rules (IFRs) were released providing additional guidance to borrowers and lenders with respect to the forgiveness process. With those IFRs: We now understand more clearly… Read more »

Paycheck Protection Program – Income Tax Treatment Clarified

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Slowly the details of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan program are coming into focus. The most recent clarification has come from the Internal Revenue Service in IRS Notice 2020-32. The IRS stated eligible expenses the business incurs in the 8 week “covered period” (i.e., those expenses that qualify for PPP loan forgiveness) will not… Read more »