SBA and Treasury Issue New Guidance on PPP Loan Forgiveness in the Form of FAQs

On August 4, 2020 the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Treasury Department issued guidance in the form of a 10-page Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness document answering 23 frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the forgiveness of PPP...

Telecommuting as a Reasonable Accommodation

Telecommuting is a work arrangement that enables employees to perform their job duties at an approved alternative work site — typically, from home. Though telecommuting has made huge strides over the past decade, its adoption has been amplified by the COVID-19...

Small Businesses: Remain Tax-Aware During Pandemic

Don’t scramble to get all your finances together a few days before the deadline. If you do, you’re setting yourself up for disaster. This has never been more true than this year. What will you need to gather?   Last year’s business tax return....

DOL Releases New Guidance on Employee Leaves

The pandemic has affected both employers and employees, and everyone is trying to figure out how to work under new situations and new rules. The Fair Labor Standards Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act are all...

Is the COVID-19 Pandemic Affecting Mergers?

Around the world, businesses are emerging from various pauses and lockdowns, some in better shape than others. Many businesses continue to grow and prosper, and many likely are doing so through a merger or acquisition. Others are looking to merge into or be acquired...

MCB Partners with SBIA to Present Webinar on PPP Flexibility Act: How It Alters Loan Forgiveness

On July 1, MCB principals Jude Covas, Matt Dwyer, Phil Busenitz and Cindi Park presented a webinar for clients and SBIA members seeking information about the PPP Flexibility Act and loan forgiveness. The principals gave an overview of the PPP Flexibility Act, which...
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