Can’t Qualify for Surety Bonding? Try SBA.

Contributed by THC – The Hartwell Corporation Surety Bonds can be confusing if your firm is not familiar with the surety process. Most commercial contractors will run into needing a Bid Bond and or a Performance & Payment Bond when working on a Public...

CFAP Program Applications

On April 20th, we told you about money Congress had appropriated to ag producers to help fight the economic effects of the COVID pandemic (https://www.coopernorman.com/stimulus-money-for-the-ag-sector/). Yesterday morning, the USDA announced that beginning next...

PPP Loan Forgiveness – New Legislation

Friends, The U.S. Senate passed the House version of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) legislation last night, tripling the time allotted for small businesses and other PPP loan recipients to spend the funds and still qualify for forgiveness of the loans. The Senate...

Current Federal and State Income Tax Deadlines

Friends, I hope this message finds you well.  As you likely know, the impact of COVID caused federal and state taxing authorities to extend most individual filing and payment deadlines beyond the April 15th deadline.  I have attached a summary of all federal and state...

Securing PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar On Demand Access

Video Playback Available of the Securing PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar: Other Materials: PDF Securing PPP Loan Forgiveness For access to the calculator spreadsheet, please reach out directly to Dan Packard at dpackard@coopernorman.com or Tim Anderson at...

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PPP Loan Forgiveness Form Released by the SBA

Friends, On Friday, the SBA released an application form for PPP loan forgiveness, along with instructions for completing the form.  More specifically, this 11-page document contains the following: Instructions for completing the application A summary of costs...
Idaho Rebound Cash Grants for Small Businesses

Idaho Rebound Cash Grants for Small Businesses

Today, Governor Little announced cash grants for Idaho small businesses.  This “Rebound” program is designed to assist local business owners who have been adversely impacted by the state-mandated shutdown.  Below are a few highlights: Total Program: $300 million...
Additional Funding for COVID-19 Relief

Additional Funding for COVID-19 Relief

The Senate on Tuesday approved $370 billion in additional funding as part of a new COVID-19 pandemic relief bill.  The Senate bill is designed to benefit small business owners in nearly every industry, including ranching and farming. “This bipartisan agreement...