Articles for August, 2020
Tax and Financial News
R&D Tax Credits May be Part of the Next Tax Relief Bill
August, 2020
As the economic impact of COVID-19 lingers and an impending second wave is on everyone’s mind, Congress is already thinking of new legislation to stimulate the economy. One of the ideas on the top of the list...
General Business News
How to Develop an Employee Leave Policy During COVID-19
August, 2020
According to the United States Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act addresses how select businesses must give their workers paid sick leave...
Stock Market News
How Will the Market Price in Q2 Earnings?
August, 2020
The New York Fed Staff Nowcast predicts a negative 14.3 percent (-14.3 percent) growth of real GDP for Q2 of 2020 and a positive 13.2 percent growth of real GDP for Q3 of 2020. Clearly, the Fed...
Financial Planning
Borrowing From Your Retirement Plan: New CARES Act Rules
August, 2020
It’s been nearly half a year since Americans first became widely aware of the coronavirus contagion within the United States. While for a brief month it looked as if we had the virus in hand, since...
What's New in Technology
Robotics Carves Out Niche in Various Businesses
August, 2020
Away from the movies, robots are becoming a reality in everyday life...
Guest Writer of the Month
IRS Gears Up for Aggressive Enforcement
August, 2020
Recently, the IRS Commissioner testified before the Senate Finance Committee, sending the message that the IRS is committed to catching intentional tax evaders. There was no ambiguity in the message of his testimony to...
How to Develop a Sanitation Plan for Employee and Customer Safety
August, 2020
As part of a comprehensive strategy to cope with COVID-19 and reduce the risk of spreading it, developing a sanitation plan is a necessary tool that businesses can implement during the reopening...
Tip of the Month
Help for People Struggling to Pay Bills
August, 2020
The impact of COVID-19 has caused many Americans to suffer hardships, one of which is struggling to make ends meet. But take heart; there are solutions. Here are a few areas in which creditors are working...
Congress at Work
Relief and Funding for Human Rights, Emergency Aid, Cash-Flow Assistance and New Infrastructure Projects
August, 2020
Law Enforcement Suicide Data Collection Act (S 2746) – This bill authorizes the establishment of a new Law Enforcement Officers Suicide Data Collection Program to...