Tag: stimulus

SBA 7a Loan Forgiveness and Relief Grant for Small Business Owners under Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

[Loan processing updates] The SBA has now issued guidelines for loans under the PPP that lenders can use to approve small business loans. However as early April, among major banks… Read more »

Why The Additional $600 Unemployment Insurance Benefit and Extension in 2020 is a BIG Deal And When It Starts Paying

Under the latest Coronavirus stimulus bill unemployment insurance has been extended by 13 weeks and boosted by adding $600 per week for up to four months, on top of what… Read more »

Stimulus Checks (Free Money) to Americans as part of 2020 Coronavirus Economic Relief Package

[Latest Update based on IRS news release] The $2 trillion dollar stimulus bill (CARES act) has now been agreed to in Congress and signed into law. Under this bill there… Read more »

2017 and 2018 Trump Economic Stimulus, Tax Breaks and Credits for Individuals, Corporations and Investors

With Donald J. Trump now America’s 45th president many are now asking if he can bring around the economic change promised while on the campaign trail. A lot of people… Read more »

Fiscal Cliff: Payroll Credit and Income Tax Cut Extensions, Unemployment Insurance and Reserve Bank Actions

The American economy is experiencing a seeming reversal of fortune following significant internal and external headwinds. The stock market, which tends to be a leading indicator of the economy, is… Read more »

Obama Jobs Act – 2012 Payroll Tax cuts, Unemployment Extension, Infrastructure Spending and Small Business Incentives

[Update Sep 2011] – President Obama has revealed details on his new $447 billion Americans Jobs Act and it is pretty much in line with what I had referenced in… Read more »

Obama’s 2012 Job Creation Stimulus and Tax Cuts – Can the New Economic Plan Really Boost The Economy and Lower Unemployment?

[Update – American Jobs Act a.k.a 2012 Economic Stimulus] In what is essentially the 2012 stimulus package, President Obama has released details on the American Jobs Act which involves spending… Read more »

Updates: Claiming Home Buyer Credit Extension, Small Business Loans and Tax Breaks Plus $250 SSI Payment

I wanted to provide a few updates on some of the more popular topics on this site given recent developments. You can click on the topic header to get more… Read more »

2013 Small Business Tax Deductions, Bonus Depreciation and National Transportation Projects

[Update Jan 2013] Congress and the Obama administration have reached an agreement that will extend a number of small business tax breaks through 2013 following the fiscal cliff deal which was legislated through the Taxpayer Relief Act… Read more »