ED Provides Guidance on Repurposing Previously Spent HEERF Grant Funds
June 30, 2022 - Updated FAQs from the Department of Education state that beginning on or after March 15, 2022, institutions may repurpose previously spent HEERF(a)(2) grant funds to unobligated (a)(1) institutional grants.
New Indiana Sales Tax Rules for Nonprofits and Churches Go Into Effect on July 1
June 16, 2022 - Indiana is changing the circumstances under which nonprofit organizations, including churches, are exempt from collecting sales tax. The new rules are effective July 1, 2022.
IRS Raises Standard Mileage Rate for Second Half of 2022
June 10, 2022 - Effective July 1, 2022, the standard mileage rate for business travel will increase by four cents per mile, to 62.5 cents per mile.
Perkins Loan Deadline Extended
May 20, 2022 - The U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid office has extended the deadline for mandatory assignment of Federal Perkins Loans in default for more than two years to June 30, 2023.
Employee Retention Credit Assistance and Answers
April 26, 2022 - Many questions about the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) remain, including how to navigate through the rules and regulations to determine eligibility and what counts as qualified wages. CapinCrouse can help. Gain insight with our new video and FAQs.
ED Provides Guidance on Direct Loan and Pell Grant Program Reconciliation
March 29, 2022 - The U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid Federal Student Aid office has released announcements with information about the requirements for Federal Direct Loan and Pell Grant Program reconciliations.
All SAIG Software Users Must Upgrade by February 20, 2022 to Avoid Losing Access
February 17, 2022 - All institutions that use the Student Aid Internet Gateway (SAIG) software must upgrade to EDconnect 8.5 and 8.5.1 by February 20, 2022, to avoid losing access to SAIG.
Updated Lease Toolkit Now Available
February 1, 2022 - We’ve updated the CapinCrouse Lease Toolkit to reflect a recent change from the Financial Accounting Standards Board and added a convenient Lease Calculation Tool.
Key Federal Tax Figures for 2022
January 25, 2022 - Download your free copy of our annual Key Federal Tax Figures summary for use throughout 2022.
IRS Issues Guidance on the Employee Retention Credit Termination
December 7, 2021 - The guidance applies to employers that received advance Employee Retention Credit payments or reduced employment tax deposits for wages paid after September 30, 2021.