Unemployment Insurance Provisions In The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, And Economic Security (Cares) Act

April 2, 2020

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. A nearly $2 trillion economic stimulus package, the Act provides an estimated $260 billion in enhanced and expanded unemployment insurance (UI) to millions of workers throughout the country who are being furloughed, laid off, or finding themselves without work through no fault … Continue reading "Unemployment Insurance Provisions In The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, And Economic Security (Cares) Act"

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

March 31, 2020

The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they have right now. When implemented, there will be many new resources available for small businesses, as well as certain non- profits and other employers. This guide provides information about the … Continue reading "The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act"

Treasury, IRS and Labor announce plan to implement Coronavirus-related paid leave for workers and tax credits for small and midsize businesses to swiftly recover the cost of providing Coronavirus-related leave

March 26, 2020

WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Treasury Department, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the U.S. Department of Labor (Labor) announced that small and midsize employers can begin taking advantage of two new refundable payroll tax credits, designed to immediately and fully reimburse them, dollar-for-dollar, for the cost of providing Coronavirus-related leave to their employees. This relief to employees and small and … Continue reading "Treasury, IRS and Labor announce plan to implement Coronavirus-related paid leave for workers and tax credits for small and midsize businesses to swiftly recover the cost of providing Coronavirus-related leave"

Coronavirus Health Crisis

March 25, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, access to the Pike County Administration Building is limited to the public until further notice. Call ahead for necessary business.