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COVID-19 Resources

IRS Posts Information on Check Processing, 2019 Return Backlog, and Incorrect Notices

The IRS is working through a backlog of paper-filed 2019 tax returns, checks, and correspondence resulting from a COVID-19 related shutdown in mid-March. It has been reported that the IRS had as much as 12 million pieces of unopened mail waiting to be processed.

Additional Guidance Required on Trump’s Payroll Tax Deferral

On August 8, 2020, an executive order was signed that called for deferring the collection of employee’s payroll taxes – specifically the FICA portion (6.2%). Accountants, employers, payroll service providers all await additional guidance to prepare for the September 1st implementation date. Details are sparse but here are general points: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says deferral…
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Paycheck Protection Program Update 7.29.20 – Video

Watch our Paycheck Protection Program Update 7.29.20 with Mike Baker and James Moody. This update includes:  PPP Update and Statistics  Legislative Update  Current Forgiveness Overview  Recommendations View it now: Paycheck Protection Program Update 7.29.20 At Dent Moses, we are committed to keeping you up to date on new information surrounding COVID-19. Please contact us with any questions or visit the COVID-19…
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Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act – June 5, 2020 Update

On Wednesday, June 3, the Senate passed the House version of the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020. As its name suggests, the legislation is intended to give borrowers more flexibility by extending the amount of time to spend PPP funds and by relaxing other requirements. The bi-partisan legislation is expected to be signed by President Trump.