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3 Ways to Prevent Remote Work Burnout

How can you avoid remote work burnout? Emily is sharing her top three tips to help achieve a healthy workplace at home.
By Emily Gutierrez, Audit Senior Prior to the pandemic, Weinstein Spira allowed everyone to work from home once a week as part of the firm’s work-life balance philosophy.… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/3-ways-prevent-remote-work-burnout/

American Rescue Plan Act

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill signed into law on March 11, 2021.
By Lisa Chandler, Tax Shareholder The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill signed into law on March 11, 2021. Some of the… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/american-rescue-plan-act/

Employee Retention Credit

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC), established by the CARES Act, provides a dollar-for-dollar credit against employment taxes to qualifying companies impacted by the pandemic.
By Kristyn Giannaccio, Karl Wolpert and Lisa Chandler Updated in August 2021 The Employee Retention Credit (ERC), established by the CARES Act, provides a… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/employee-retention-credit/

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: Summary of Business Provisions

Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the Act) on December 21, 2020, which provides $900 billion for COVID-19 related relief, including $285 billion for the Payroll Protection Program (PPP). Here is an overview of some of the business…
By Trina Painter and Lisa Chandler The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the Act) is now law. The Act provides $900 billion for COVID-19 related relief, including $285… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/12/consolidated-appropriations-act-2021-summary-business-provisions/

PPP Flexibility Act Becomes Law

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 (the Act) became law today. Check out our summary of the Act’s main points.
  The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act of 2020 (the Act) became law on June 5, 2020. This Act applies only to section 1106 of the CARES Act, which pertains… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/06/ppp-flexibility-act-becomes-law/

6 Ways to Find Success When Working from Home

If you have never worked from home for an extended period of time, this pandemic-induced new schedule may be a shock to you and your family. Read Beth’s tips to keep her on track, happy and healthy while being a remote audit manager in this post.
By Beth Russell, Audit Manager   If you have never worked from home for an extended period of time, this pandemic-induced new schedule may be a shock to you and your family.… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/6-ways-find-success-when-working-home/

The Impact of the CARES Act on Retirement Plans

The CARES Act provides financial relief to individuals and business impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and contains several provisions that affect retirement plans.
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) became law on March 27, 2020.  The CARES Act provides financial relief to individuals and businesses… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/impact-cares-act-retirement-plans/

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act Summary

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act was enacted on March 18, 2020. To help you, we’ve summarized the legislation here.
Relief Available for Businesses and Individuals   The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the Act), enacted on March 18, 2020, requires employers with fewer than 500… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/families-first-coronavirus-response-act-summary/

The CARES Act Summary

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the CARES Act) became a law on March 27, 2020. To help you, we’ve summarized the $2+ trillion and 880-paged legislation.
  Relief Available for Businesses and Individuals  The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the Act) became law on March 27, 2020. The estimated $2+ trillion and… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/cares-act-summary/

April 15 Tax Filing Deadline Extended

The IRS has announced that tax returns, originally due on April 15, 2020, will not have to be filed until July 15, 2020. Learn more about the extension here.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IRS announced that tax returns, originally due on April 15, 2020, will not have to be filed until July 15, 2020.  The postponement applies… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/april-15-tax-filing-deadline-extended/

A Message from Weinstein Spira Regarding COVID-19

Given the recent development surrounding the spread of COVID-19, we have instituted a remote work plan for our employees, and our physical office is currently closed. Please take a moment to read all of the precautions that are being taken at Weinstein Sp…
Given the recent developments surrounding the spread of COVID-19, Weinstein Spira has instituted a remote work plan for our employees, and our physical office is currently… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/message-weinstein-spira-covid-19/

COVID-19 Tax Payment Deferral

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin stated that individuals can defer tax payments up to $1 million for 90 days, and corporations can defer up to $10 million of tax payments for 90 days. Read more about these deferred tax payments here.
Updated (March 27, 2020) – Any federal income tax payment originally due on April 15, 2020 is automatically extended until July 15, 2020.  Following President Trump’s… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/covid-19-tax-payment-deferral/