Author: Calvin McRae

Daily Update: CARES Act Q&A, Employment Law Changes and More

CARES Legislation Expert Q&A The CARES Act is a historic $2.2 trillion federal relief package enacted to provide economic relief to people and businesses affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. Join us for an expert overview and have your questions answered by representatives from Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP: Jason Wenker  Will Joyner Corena Norris-McCluney  Wednesday, April… Read More »

CARES Act for Coronavirus Economic Relief

Update: The House of Representatives voted to approve the CARES Act today, and it is heading to President Donald Trump’s desk to be signed into law. CARES will help American citizens during these uncertain economic times, give our nation’s healthcare infrastructure the resources it needs, and will provide funds to small businesses and self-employed individuals. As… Read More »

Covid 19 Updates for Monday, March 23

Understanding the SBA Small Business Disaster Relief Loans The Winston Salem Chamber is hosting a virtual meeting with Levi Kinnard, SBA Economic Development Specialist with the North Carolina District Office: Wednesday, March 25, 10AM Dial in: (605)-313-6023 \\ Access Code: 80-52-93# Two New Refundable Payroll Tax Credits The U.S. Treasury Department, the IRS, and the U.S.… Read More »

Local Relief Fund, SBA Loans & More

North Carolina Business Are Eligible for SBA Loans We are happy to share that the Small Business Administration (“SBA”) is now offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to North Carolina small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the COVID-19. As we mentioned in yesterday’s update, Governor Cooper formally requested help… Read More »

Changes to Unemployment & SBA Assistance

Knowledge and trusted information can keep Winston-Salem and Forsyth County businesses working together for a stronger community during the rapidly changing response to the Coronavirus. We’re working to share information in real time that can help you prepare to respond and mitigate effects on your business. Today’s updates include the information below we’re following to… Read More »

Advocacy Update: Association Healthcare Legal in NC, Tariff Impact, & More

Senate Bill 86 Update Senate Bill 86 became law on Sunday. Governor Cooper had the options of either vetoing the bill, signing the bill, or simply letting 10 days pass without issuing his signature after the piece of legislation hit his desk. SB86 allows small businesses to use associations, such as chambers of commerce, to… Read More »

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