Main Street Lending Program (MSLP)

Main Street Lending Program (MSLP)

As a result of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security (CARES) Act, the Federal Reserve has created the Main Street Lending Program (MSLP) to provide up to a total of $600 billion in financing for small and medium size businesses who were in sound financial condition before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kenosha County Withdraws Local Safer at Home Order

Kenosha County Withdraws Local Safer at Home Order

Kenosha County has withdrawn its Safer at Home Order after determining it is unenforceable. We are confident that as additional counties analyze the Supreme Court’s decision, they will come to the same conclusion as Gerbers Law and Kenosha County and also withdraw their local Safer at Home orders.

Supreme Court rules that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, is unenforceable.

Supreme Court rules that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, is unenforceable.

On May 13, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its decision in Wisconsin Legislature v. Palm, 2020 WI 42. In its decision, the Supreme Court ruled that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, was unenforceable. There was some confusion initially in the media coverage of the decision as to when it would be effective, leaving counties to enforce their own orders.

The Importance of Your Company Record Book

The Importance of Your Company Record Book

There is a lot of paperwork that goes into the formation of your business… and it doesn’t end there! It is important that you document the actions of your business throughout the year and organize important paperwork into an organized company record book....
SBA Disaster Relief Loans for Businesses

SBA Disaster Relief Loans for Businesses

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the SBA is now offering low-interest, long-term federal disaster relief loans to provide working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a direct result of COVID-19 through its Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) program.

COVID-19

COVID-19

We would like to take a moment to let you know the precautions we are taking to better protect the health of our clients and staff in light of the COVID-19 virus.

A Review of 2019 and a Wish For 2020

A Review of 2019 and a Wish For 2020

2019 brought extraordinary economic gains throughout the United States. Record highs in the markets and record low unemployment across all demographics were a couple of the more recognized benefits of the strong economy. Northeastern Wisconsin was no exception....
Changes to Partnership Tax Audit Rules

Changes to Partnership Tax Audit Rules

Recently, changes to partnership tax audit rules were added to Sections 6221 through 6241 of the Internal Revenue Code (“IRC”). These changes will allow the IRS to more easily audit and collect taxes from partnerships and LLCs. These new partnership audit rules are effective for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2018.

5 Policies to Include In Your Employee Handbook

5 Policies to Include In Your Employee Handbook

Whether you are starting a new business or growing your existing business, an Employee Handbook is a necessary document that every organization should have. The Employee Handbook outlines what is expected in regard to employee conduct, ethics, policies, and what the employee can expect from the company.