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The American Families Plan & its impact on the real estate industry

The American Families Plan & its impact on the real estate industry

Summary of the American Families Plan and the potential impact that it could have on the real estate industry.
President Biden unveils his American Families Plan

President Biden unveils his American Families Plan

Biden’s plan to grow the middle class, expand economic growth to all Americans and leave the US more competitive funded with tax changes.
SBA announces opening date for restaurant program – April 30, 2021

SBA announces opening date for restaurant program – April 30, 2021

SBA announces opening date for Restaurant Revitalization Fund – Registration on April 30 at 9 am EDT; applications on May 3 at 12 pm EDT.
IRS issues PPP expense deduction safe harbor for fiscal year taxpayers

IRS issues PPP expense deduction safe harbor for fiscal year taxpayers

IRS safe harbor for fiscal year taxpayers on accounting period in which to deduct PPP expenses provides choices and certainty.
Paid leave for employees impacted by COVID-19 in 2021

Paid leave for employees impacted by COVID-19 in 2021

Some employers can give paid leave to employees impacted by COVID in 2021 and claim a payroll tax credit per the American Rescue Plan Act.
IRS extends and expands use of digital and electronic signatures

IRS extends and expands use of digital and electronic signatures

IRS extended use of digital & electronic signatures for tax forms & documents & use of email for sending/receiving certain documents.
SBA releases draft application and program guide for restaurant fund

SBA releases draft application and program guide for restaurant fund

SBA releases draft application as well as a program guide for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. Potential applications should review.
Detecting and preventing fraud for PPP loans

Detecting and preventing fraud for PPP loans

With the extension of the PPP application, lenders should continue to be vigilant about the increased risk of fraud.
Restaurant Revitalization Fund is coming – an update on what we know

Restaurant Revitalization Fund is coming – an update on what we know

The Restaurant Revitalization Fund is coming - SBA website soon to be operational - applicants should be ready.
Extended penalty relief for failure to deposit employment taxes

Extended penalty relief for failure to deposit employment taxes

IRS Issued Notice 2021-24 to extend relief for failure to deposit employment taxes for employers anticipating credits.
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.
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.
Pitfalls and opportunities in distressed real estate investing

Pitfalls and opportunities in distressed real estate investing

Investors need to slow down enough to get their arms around the potential tax ramifications of any real estate acquisition.
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.
IT risk management for nonprofits: Securing your technology and data

IT risk management for nonprofits: Securing your technology and data

Nonprofit organizations must understand how to implement strategies to protect technology and information assets.