COVID-19 Resource Center Archives

View our archive webinars, alerts, news, and industry updates from earlier in the pandemic.

Legislative Updates (CARES Act, Consolidated Appropriations Act, American Rescue Plan Act), the Payroll Protection Program (PPP), and the Employee Retention Credit (ERC)


SBA Establishes Date for Lenders to Begin Accepting PPP Loan Forgiveness Applications (July 29, 2020)

President Trump Signs Legislation to Extend PPP Deadline by 5 Weeks (July 4, 2020)

President Trump Signs Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act to Revise Rules on PPP Forgiveness (June 8, 2020)

Senate Approves Legislation to Revise Rules on PPP Forgiveness (June 4, 2020)

House Passes Bill to Revise Rules on PPP Forgiveness (May 29, 2020)

SBA Releases Much-Anticipated PPP Loan Forgiveness Form; Says Additional Details Forthcoming (May 19, 2020)

SBA Will Now Allow Increased PPP Loans for Partnerships and Seasonal Employers (May 18, 2020)

PPP Safe Harbor Repayment Date Now Extended to Monday, May 18, 2020 (May 14, 2020)

SBA Issues New Guidance on Good-Faith Certification for PPP Loan Eligibility (May 13, 2020)

PPP Safe Harbor Repayment Date Extended to May 14, 2020 (May 6, 2020)

The Changing PPP Eligibility Rules – How Does a Private Company Respond? (May 4, 2020)

New IRS Guidance Denies Deduction Related to PPP Loan Forgiveness (May 1, 2020)

President Trump Signs $484 Billion Bill for Additional PPP and EIDL Funding (April 24, 2020)

House Approves $484 Billion Deal for Additional PPP and EIDL Funding (April 23, 2020)

SBA Issues New Guidance That Retroactively Impacts PPP Eligibility (April 23, 2020)

Senate Approves $484 Billion Deal for Much-Needed Additional PPP and EIDL Funding (April 22, 2020)

5 Steps You Should Take Right Now if You Are Participating in the PPP Loan Program (April 20, 2020)

The PPP’s Loan Forgiveness Provision Leaves Out Many Companies That Need it the Most (April 16, 2020)

Understanding the Loan Forgiveness Provision of the Paycheck Protection Program (April 14, 2020)

IRS Issues New Guidance for Payroll Tax Deferral (April 13, 2020)

Treasury and Federal Reserve Unveil Main Street Lending Program Authorized Under the CARES Act (April 10, 2020)

Paycheck Protection Program Loan Application Clarifications (April 9, 2020)

Plan Sponsor Guidance for Adopting New CARES Act Retirement Plan Provisions (April 8, 2020)

SBA Releases Additional Guidance for Paycheck Protection Program (April 3, 2020)

Treasury Department Releases Additional Information for Paycheck Protection Program (April 1, 2020)

Sample SBA Loan Application for Paycheck Protection Program (March 31, 2020)

CARES Act to Provide Critical Loans for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (March 27, 2020)

$2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package Passed by Senate (March 25, 2020)


Additional Business Relief Opportunities

PA Establishes COVID-19 Hazard Pay Grant Program – July 31 Deadline to Apply (July 29, 2020)

Pennsylvania Rolling Out $250 Million Grant Program for Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19 (Jun 10, 2020)

SBA EIDL Program Significantly Lowers Loan Amount and Limits New Applications (May 12, 2020)

State and Local COVID-19 Business Relief Programs (April 2, 2020)


Additional Tax News

IRS Issues Additional Details on Payroll Tax Deferral, But Many Questions Remain (September 1, 2020)

The Payroll Tax Holiday Could Lead to an Unpleasant 2021 Surprise for Your Employees (August 24, 2020)

Philadelphia’s Non-Resident Wage Tax Increasing July 1, 2020 (June 26, 2020)

PA Grants waiver of April, May, and June Accelerated Sales Tax Prepayment (April 15, 2020)

New Jersey Poised to Extend Corporate and Individual Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines to July 15, 2020 (April 14, 2020)

New IRS Guidance for Tax Filing and Payment Extensions (April 10, 2020)

Federal and State Tax Filing and Payment Extensions Explained (April 8, 2020)

Pennsylvania Extends Personal Income Tax Return Filing Deadline; Other State and Local Deadline Updates (March 23, 2020)

Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15 (March 20, 2020)

April 15 Tax Payment Deadline Extended (March 18, 2020)


General Business Guidance

Kreischer Miller COVID-19 Business Impact Survey (Survey results released May 7, 2020)


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