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IRS Fact Sheet provides new details about tax credits available to eligible employers who provide paid vaccine leave

April 23, 2021

The IRS and Treasury Department provided new information regarding the tax credits available through the American Rescue Plan (ARP). The ARP was created to help small businesses through the pandemic. This new guidance provides information on how…

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The pros and cons of hiring contractors vs. employees

April 23, 2021

When you’re ready to expand your business and grow your team, you generally have two options for increasing your workforce: Hiring employees or engaging independent contractors. Both options have their pros and cons but determining which is right for…

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The demand for green industrial buildings continues to grow

April 23, 2021

The rise of sustainable industrial facilities continues to grow, according to recent survey results from the World Green Building Trends 2018 SmartMarket Report. The US Green Building Council (USGBC) recently partnered with Dodge Data and Analytics to talk…

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Key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act

March 17, 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) has been signed into law by President Biden and makes significant updates to several tax provisions to alleviate some of the pandemic’s financial burdens for individual taxpayers and businesses.…

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American Rescue Plan Act signed into law

March 17, 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 passed Congress and President Biden signed the bill into law on March 12, 2021. The ARPA approves $1.9 trillion in spending for individuals, businesses, governments, and certain…

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IRS clarifies employee retention credit eligibility for PPP loans and 2020 claims

March 8, 2021

The IRS has released additional guidance in Notice 2021-20 on the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERC) with clarifications on the retroactive changes for expanded eligibility applicable to 2020. Employers who received a Paycheck Protection Program…

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New PPP calculation released for Form 1040, Schedule C filers

March 8, 2021

Form 1040, Schedule C taxpayers received an updated interim final rule (IFR) on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) from the Small Business Association (SBA). The IFR clarifies guidance released on Feb. 22 that made changes…

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Smallest businesses get PPP updates, special filing period

March 3, 2021

The nation’s smallest businesses are getting revamped Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) rules and a special filing period announced in recent changes from the Biden-Harris administration. Small businesses with fewer than 20 employees make up 98%…

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Tax considerations for contractors for the 2020-2021 tax season

February 25, 2021

The 2020-2021 tax season is unprecedented for many reasons, and it’s forcing many business owners to take a closer look at their tax situation with their CPAs to ensure all available opportunities are optimized. Much…

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Webinar: PPP Update for Contractors

February 24, 2021
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