ABMA will be hosting another video networking session on Thursday June 4 beginning at 330p MDT. The sessions are designed to allow the ABMA Community to share experiences and information about the pressing issues of the day and to foster exchange of ideas and experiences that concern the industry.
This session will have
the following Agenda:

1. Follow up on the CARES ACT Paycheck Protection Program

2. Supply Chain Disruption Issues

3. Employee retention Issues

4. Reopening Plans

6. Around the horn (new business)

7. Happy Hour. Time to enjoy the great folks in this industry

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Notice 2020-29
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IRS Determination on Limited Tax Benefits of PPP Funds
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Federal Reserve Main Street Lending Program

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Loan Forgiveness Application Form

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SBA Extends PPP Repayment Date to May 18

Yesterday, the Small Business Administration released new guidance on the Paycheck Protection Program's economic necessity certification requirement. To give businesses time to review the new guidance, the SBA has now extended the repayment deadline to May 18 for applicants who cannot certify their loans' economic necessity. For more information, take a look at questions 46 and 47 on the SBA's PPP FAQ document.

IRS Determination Notices

Notice 2020-29
New COVID-19 Guidance for Section 125 Mid-year Election Change Rules
May 13, 2020

IRS Determination on Limited Tax Benefits of PPP Funds
April 30, 2020

Cares Act Fact Sheet

Paycheck Protection Bank Information (Generic Example)

Paycheck Protection SBA Final Rule Document

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

Guide to Understanding PPP

PPP - 40 Questions Answered

SBA Economic Disaster and PPP Loans: Useful Things to Know

Department of Labor Announces 30 day Compliance Window for CPVID-19 Relief Bill
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National Association of Manufacturers NAM
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National Institute of Health NIH
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UnitedHealthcare has developed a COVID-19 Resource Page. Here you can find details on coverage and all things health care.

Mercer has created an Employers Guide to help keep workplaces and employees safe, engaged and productive.

To keep up to date with Mercer's point of view on COVID-19, including relevant topics such as paid leave, what other employers are doing, and impacts to supply chains, click here.

View Federal Letter to be declared an essential business.

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Recording of ABMA COVID-19 Round Table 24 March 2020

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