Live Webinar: Reassess Employee Retention Credit Eligibility

Businesses & Charities across the Country are Failing to Take Advantage of the ERC! “The IRS management anticipated that approximately 70%-80% of small and medium businesses (as well as tens of thousands of charities) were good candidates for taking the ERC,” according to Forbes.com. “The reality is, to date the actual numbers of businesses and […]

Courtney McFarland Earns 340B Expert Designation

Courtney McFarland Earns 340B Expert Designation

AAFCPAs is pleased to announce that Partner Courtney McFarland, MSA, CPA has completed the Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program and is now recognized as a 340B Apexus Certified Expert (ACE) in the 340B Drug Pricing Program. Courtney is highly sought-after for her 340B expertise, and was awarded the 340B ACE credential in recognition of having earned […]

Attention PPP Loan Recipients: Bulletin from the SBA

AAFCPAs would like to make clients aware of a recent bulletin issued by the Small Business Administration (SBA) affecting recipients of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans. The SBA sent this bulletin to lenders providing responses to some frequently asked questions and platform updates. While this bulletin was meant for lenders, some of the updates impact […]

PPP Payment Due Dates Approaching

AAFCPAs reminds clients who received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans of the payment due dates. PPP borrowers are eligible to apply for forgiveness at any time before their loans’ maturity date (loans made before June 5, 2020 generally have a two-year maturity, while loans made on or after that date have a five-year maturity, although […]

Changes Proposed to Healthcare Privacy Rules

AAFCPAs would like to make healthcare clients aware that the Department of Health & Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (DHHS OCR) proposed new regulations to modify the Standards for the Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information (Privacy Rule) under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology […]

Non-Profits Eligible for ERTC, up to $19,000 per Employee

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, signed on December 27th, 2020, is expanding eligibility for the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC) by allowing those who received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans to qualify. Prior to December 27, 2020, PPP loan recipients could not also file for eligible tax credits. For nonprofits, the ERTC is taken against […]

Deadline to Apply for PPP Loan is June 30, 2020

AAFCPAs would like to make clients aware that the deadline to apply for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan is June 30, 2020. As of June 10, 2020, there was still approximately $130.7 billion in funds available. AAFCPAs encourages clients who did not receive a PPP loan yet to re-consider applying in light of recent […]

Webinar OnDemand: AAFCPAs’ Guidance on SBA Loan Forgiveness Application

Webinar OnDemand: AAFCPAs’ Guidance on SBA Loan Forgiveness Application

On Friday, May 15, 2020, the Small Business Administration (SBA) released its long-awaited Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application & Instructions. When the PPP loan program was announced back in March, it left business owners and their advisors with more questions than answers. The application and instructions are not without issues, but they do […]

AAFCPAs Guidance on SBA Loan Forgiveness Application

UPDATE: On June 5th, the president signed into law the PPP flexibility act. You may read about those changes here: PPP Flexibility Act Extends Covered Period of Loan. As of June 16th, the SBA has yet to update their forgiveness application and therefore this blog will be updated once a new version of the application […]

New SBA Guidance Requires PPP Funding Recipients to Consider Returning the Funds by May 18

Update May 14th, 2020 The initial allocation of $349 billion in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds, made available on April 3rd, 2020, were disbursed to 1.6 million applicants in just 14 days. As part of the loan process, borrowers were required to make a good faith certification “that the uncertainty of the current economic conditions […]