Planning for Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II)
February 22, 2021 - Similar to the first round of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF I) provided under the CARES Act, HEERF II provides portions for student financial aid grants and institutional grants. However, there are key differences between the two rounds of funding. Here’s what institutions should know.
IRS Issues Updated FAQs on Paid Sick and Family Leave Credits
February 1, 2021 - The updated FAQs provide information on the paid sick and family leave credits extended through March 31, 2021. Here are the key points for your organization to be aware of.
Deadline for First HEERF Annual Performance Report Extended to February 8
February 2, 2021 - The deadline for the first Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) annual performance report has been extended from February 1 to February 8, 2021.
Webcast for Nonprofits: The Employee Retention Credit and Nonprofit Organizations
March 4, 2021 - This free webcast will provide an overview of the Employee Retention Credit (ERC), including the updates that were made to the program as part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act passed in December 2020.
Higher Education Updates on HEERF Reporting and Funding; FAFSA Changes
January 22, 2021 - Learn about important higher education updates on HEERF reporting, round 2 of HEERF funding, and coming FAFSA changes.
Extended Payment Period for Deferred Payroll Taxes
January 21, 2021 - Employers who deferred the withholding and payment of employees’ portion of Social Security tax can withhold and ratably pay the deferred taxes through the end of 2021.
Recap of New PPP Guidance and Applications
January 20, 2021- Since the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 was signed into law, the SBA and U.S. Treasury have released a number of guidelines, documents, and updated applications. We’ve compiled them here.
Webcast for Nonprofits: The CAA, PPP Loans, and Nonprofits: What’s New and What’s Next
February 17, 2021 - The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 brought a number of changes important to nonprofit entities, including an extension of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the opportunity for a second loan, and updates to the Employee Retention Credit. Join this information-packed free webcast for a look at what’s new and how to prepare for the steps your organization needs to take next.
New PPP Guidance and Loan Application Forms Available
January 12, 2021 - The SBA and Treasury have released new PPP guidance and loan application forms. Here are the latest developments for nonprofit organizations to be aware of.
President Trump Signs the COVID-19 Relief Bill
December 28, 2020 - President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (CAA) on December 27. Read our summary of coronavirus provisions that are important to nonprofit organizations, including churches, schools, and private higher education institutions.