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Tax aspects of President Biden’s American Job’s Plan

Tax aspects of President Biden’s American Job’s Plan

Washington National Tax summarizes key tax aspects of President Biden’s American Jobs Plan and the Made in America Tax Plan.
Benefits to Attract and Retain Employees

Benefits to Attract and Retain Employees

Attracting and retaining great employees can be very challenging. While compensation is certainly important, your employee benefits package can be a powerful force in an employee’s decision. In this video, we cover benefits to help attract and retain great employees.
The IRS provides further guidance on the Employee Retention Tax Credit

The IRS provides further guidance on the Employee Retention Tax Credit

The Relief Act made changes on how the Employee Retention Tax Credit works during the first two quarters of 2021.
Senate passes extension of Paycheck Protection Program to May 31

Senate passes extension of Paycheck Protection Program to May 31

PPP extension clears Senate. Program to be extended to May 31, with 30 days provided after May 31 for SBA to process pending applications.
Accounting considerations for PPP loans and Employee Retention Credit

Accounting considerations for PPP loans and Employee Retention Credit

Our white papers have been updated with more information regarding the accounting for PPP loans and the Employee Retention Credit.
9 important tax topics for individuals and business owners in 2021

9 important tax topics for individuals and business owners in 2021

Managing significant tax changes will ensure individuals and businesses are positioned for success for the remainder of 2021 and beyond.
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law to help address the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. In this video, we will cover the major features for both businesses and individuals of the $1.9 trillion plan.
President Biden signs American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

President Biden signs American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

$1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan with broad individual relief and new coronavirus-related funding enacted into law.
Expanded PPP Guidance and Upcoming Deadlines

Expanded PPP Guidance and Upcoming Deadlines

On February 22, 2021 the SBA announced important changes to the Paycheck Protection Program. In this video, we will briefly cover first and second draw loans, recent guidance that expands loan eligibility, and approaching deadlines that you need to know.
Conditions Ripe For Services Firms To Make Strategic Investments

Conditions Ripe For Services Firms To Make Strategic Investments

Services firms should capitalize on low interest rates to access low-cost capital and make long-term strategic investments in technology
Guidance issued for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit

Guidance issued for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit

Notice 2021-20 clarifies retroactive changes made to ERTC and PPP interaction and incorporates several previous frequently asked questions.
Exclusive access period coming to PPP; other changes forthcoming

Exclusive access period coming to PPP; other changes forthcoming

Biden-Harris administration announces changes to PPP including a 14-day exclusive access period for businesses with fewer than 20 employees.
New IRS guidance on health FSAs and dependent care assistance programs

New IRS guidance on health FSAs and dependent care assistance programs

Employers can add flexibility to their health flexible spending accounts and dependent care assistance programs per Notice 2021-15.
CAA 2021 Changes to Paid Sick Leave and FSAs

CAA 2021 Changes to Paid Sick Leave and FSAs

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 was signed into law late last year, and in this video, we will discuss how the Act affected paid sick and family leave as well as flexible spending accounts.