On Wednesday, July 1, the House passed Senate Bill S.4416 by unanimous consent. The bill, which extends the timeline to apply for PPP funds through August 8, 2020, is headed to the President’s desk for signature.
The familiar saying “failing to plan is a plan for failure” is spot on, especially for construction companies facing a transition in leadership. Without enough time to plan for the owner’s exit, any of the following scenarios can easily lead to a construction company in chaos.
On June 19, 2020, the IRS issued Notice 2020-50 that expands the categories of individuals eligible for plan distributions and plan loans under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
New guidance released on June 22, 2020, provides businesses with information on when they are able to apply for loan forgiveness, caps on employee-owner compensation, and some clarification on excepted employees in FTE calculations.