As you probably know, Congress passed, and President Trump signed into law on March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act” or “Act”).  Despite just being passed, the CARES Act has been in the public eye for the past couple of weeks and has been referred to as “Phase III” […]

COVID-19 Business Resource Developments


Legal developments are extremely fluid as Congress, attorneys, and business clients all grapple with the various issues being presented.  This article discusses updates on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, unemployment compensation, and the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notice Act (“WARN”) that potentially need to be considered by our clients. More Guidance for Employers about […]

Extended Tax Deadlines – Frequently Asked Questions

What relief has the IRS granted? Due to the coronavirus, the IRS has extended the April 15 filing and federal income tax payment deadline to July 15, 2020. On March 20, 2020, the IRS formalized their relief by publishing Notice 2020-18. Notice 2020-18 supersedes Notice 2020-17 which was issued on March 17. Notice 2020-18 provides […]

CARES ACT – Stimulus Payments

Recently, the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act) was signed into law, a $2 trillion stimulus package to mitigate the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic. The CARES Act includes stimulus payments of $1,200 for each individual and $500 for each dependent child, defined by the child tax credit rules as under age […]