COVID-19 Resources-2As your Trusted Advisor, KerberRose is dedicated to keeping you, our clients, informed on the latest COVID-19 information. We know this time of uncertainty and unpredictability has left organizations and individuals feeling vulnerable, and our hope is to provide you with resources to help you and your organization weather the impact of COVID-19. 

As more recommendations and legislation emerges, we will continue to post updates and share important information. 

KerberRose COVID-19 Statements

Stay informed on KerberRose's measures to stop the spread of the Coronavirus and our plans to continue to serve our clients with the quality service you deserve.

May 20  — Updated Office Hours, Client Meetings and Safety
April 8     — A Message of Gratitude to Our Valued Clients
March 25 — Latest COVID-19 Updates
March 19 — A Message to Our Valued Clients on Coronavrius 

Legislation

Webinar: Paycheck Protection Program Loan Expenses and Forgiveness
View the recording and download the presentation slides of this webinar explaining allowable loan expenses, tracking of expenses, and how to calculate forgiveness. 
Congress Expands Coronavirus Relief for Small Businesses
Small business loan program gets $310B boost in latest Coronavirus relief bill. 
Webinar: CARES Act for Non-Profits
Register for a webinar breaking down nonprofit-specific CARES Act provisions. 
Breakdown of CARES Act Webinar Presentation Slides
Take a look at the slides and notes from our 4/8 Webinar on the CARES Act. 
Breakdown of Congress' $2 Trillion Economic Stimulus Package (CARES Act)
A breakdown of the recently passed CAREs Act and how it will directly impact individuals, businesses and the healthcare system. 
Brief Overview of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)
CARES Act will provide billions of dollars of relief to individuals, businesses, state and local governments, and the health care system
How the Families First Act Will Impact You 
Here's what you should know about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).
Coronavirus Legislation: Implementation Details on Temporary Paid Leave Requirement
Information on who the measures impact and how. 
Income Payments Deferred to July 15, Regardless of Amount
UPDATE: The IRS announces income tax payments originally due April 15 can be deferred to July 15, regardless of amount. 
Tax Payment Deadline Extended to July 15
The U.S. Treasury Department announces Tax Payment deadline 

Small Business

Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Paycheck Protection Program Temporarily out of Funds
The Small Business Administration announced on April 16, 2020 the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loan funds have been exhausted. Update: Congress allocated more funds as of 4/27/2020. 
SBA and PPP Loan Q&A
Common questions regarding the application process and allocation of SBA and PPP loan funds. 
SBA 7(a) Loan Application Checklist
SBA Loan Application Form, Personal and Financial statements,  
SBA Loan and Forgiveness Documentation Checklist
Know which documents to include when you securely send your loan application to your lender. 
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Checklist and Guide
Here are questions you may be asking and what you need to know. 
SBA Disaster Relief Loans for Small Businesses
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced they will expand their Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program to small business and private, non-profit organization affected by COVID-19. 
U.S. Small Business Administration
SBA Disaster Loan training, Emergency Fund for NGO's, and News from IRS and DOL.
Business Continuity Checklist
Answer these key questions to make sure you and your business are prepared.


Payroll and Paycheck Protection Program

SBA Answers FAQ #46: Loan Repayment and Good Faith Certification
The SBA released FAQ #46 addressing this question: How will SBA review borrowers' required good-faith certification concerning the necessity of their loan request?
SBA PPP Loan Forgiveness Application
Use this application to apply for Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness.
How To Set-Up Pay Codes for COVID-19 in QuickBooks
Learn how to set-up Self-Care, Other-Care, and Extended-Care pay in QuickBooks.
Calculating Loan Forgiveness
Calculate your PPP loan amount forgiven using this forgiveness calculator. 
Best Practices for Tracking your Paycheck Protection Program Expenses
Once you are awarded your PPP loan, it's important to plan ahead for loan forgiveness. Consider these best practices for tracking your PPP expenses.  
Small Business Administration Launches Payroll Protection Program
The Small Business Administration recently launched the Payroll Protection Program (PPP) to help small businesses cover the cost of payroll during COVID-19.
Payroll Protection Program FAQ's
Frequently asked questions about the Payroll Protection Program.
Payroll Protection Program Overview 
Payroll Protection Program (PPP) authorizes up to $349 billion in forgivable loans to small businesses to pay their employees during the COVID-19 crisis. Applications begin April 3, 2020. 
Payroll Protection Program Information Sheet
Fact sheet for the Paycheck Protection Program.
Payroll Protection Program Application Form
Utilize this form to apply for the Payroll Protection Program.  
Remote Accounting and Consulting for Your Organization
Small businesses and governments may find essential functions interrupted due to COVID-19. KerberRose can help by offering remote accounting & consulting work.  

Finance

Explaining Stimulus Checks for Young People
Many people between the ages of 17 and 24 will not receive a stimulus check this spring. Here's a few explanations as to why.
Financial Advice for Small Businesses During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Here's advice on how your business can stay resilient in the face of this pandemic. 
Bear Market: Now What?
Concerned with the U.S's current market volatility? Here's a look at market resilience from U.S. economic crises of the past.

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Employees and Management

Returning to Work: How to Keep Your Employees Safe
KerberRose Human Resources created a guide for employers who wish to safely reopen their business, following lifted restrictions for COVID-19 mitigation.
FFCRA Employer and Employee Eligibility and Tax Credits
Flow Charts explaining employer and employee eligibility for FFCRA and FFCRA-related tax credits. 
Families First and Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Leave Request Form
The IRS and DOL have clarified the documentation required to receive the payroll tax credit for any FFCRA-qualified leave.Employers should require employees requesting leave to complete this form and provide the documentation presented, prior to approving FFCRA leave
DOL Workplace Posters
All employers must post these in a conspicuous location at their worksite. 
Benefits Compliance Implication for the Current Coronavirus Crisis
Information on HIPAA privacy and security rules, benefits-related FMLA questions and leave considerations, and employment law questions. 
Managing a Remote Workforce
Consider these remote working tips to help guide your organization through COVID-19 and the complexities of working from a home office.
Employer Preparedness Checklist for COVID-19
This checklist will assist in developing your own preparedness plan or updating your current one.
Give Employee Morale a Lift
Amid the current global crisis, recognize your employee's contributions and make them feel valued wit these five tips.

Technology and Cybersecurity
Best Practices for Cybersecurity Amidst COVID-19
Cybersecurity tips and best practices to protect you and your business from scammers. 
IT Capabilities Needed for Working Remotely
Your IT department should utilize the following capabilities to accommodate remote workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. 


State and Federal Resources

Department of Workforce Development Unemployment Benefits Calculator-WI
Get an estimate of your full or partial unemployment insurance benefits. 
Department of Labor Families First Coronvirus Response Act Q & A
The DOL provides updated regulations and guidance on the FFCRA. 
Door County Economic Development Resources
Resources for Door County community members and businesses affected by COVID-19.
Essential Business Declaration for WI Businesses-WEDC
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) provides information on businesses deemed 'essential' under Gov. Evers' Safer At Home Order. 
Restaurant Employee Relief Fund Application
Grants for restaurant industry employees who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19 financially.
United States' Bartender's Guild (USGB) Bartender Emergency Assistance Program
Eligible bartenders may apply for a USGB National Charity Foundation grant. 
Unemployment COVID-19 Public Information
Frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 Coronavirus and Wisconsin Unemployment Benefits for claimaints and employers.
WEDC Releases COVID-19 Guide for Small Businesses
This guide contains a variety of strategies to help small businesses be more resilient amid the extreme challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. 
WMC Chamber Federal CARES Act Summary 
Comprehensive analysis of the legislation passed by Congress March 27. 

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