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503, 2021

Fraudulent Unemployment Claims on the Rise

March 5, 2021|

In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic shook the U.S. economy. The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits dramatically increased, leading to a nationwide spike in fraudulent unemployment claims activity, including using stolen identities to [...]

1902, 2021

OSHA Releases New Workplace Guidance on COVID-19

February 19, 2021|

On January 29, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released worker safety guidance titled “Protecting Workers: Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace.” The guidance provides updated safety [...]

1501, 2021

SBA Issues Guidance on the Reopening of the PPP

January 15, 2021|

Please note: On March 30, 2021, the president signed into law the PPP Extension Act of 2021, extending the PPP application period to May 31. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 extended the Paycheck Protection Program [...]

3012, 2020

Employer COVID-19 Relief in 2021 Appropriations Law

December 30, 2020|

On December 27, 2020, the president signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. The new law funds the government through September 30, 2021, and provides individuals and businesses with another round of relief to mitigate the [...]

2210, 2020

2020 ACA Reporting Deadlines

October 22, 2020|

Applicable large employers (ALEs), employers with 50 or more full-time and full-time equivalent employees, are required to annually report to their employees and the Internal Revenue System (IRS) health insurance coverage offered to their eligible [...]

1610, 2020

Beware of Coronavirus Scams Targeting Businesses

October 16, 2020|

Coronavirus scams are proving to be a money-maker for criminals. According to a consumer report by the Federal Trade Commission, there have been 116,533 reports of scams related to the coronavirus and stimulus checks this [...]