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New Changes to WOSB Starting on July 15, 2020

New Policy Updates to the PPP Program

SBA and Treasury have released new policy updates to the PPP program. In particular, this rule updates and clarifies the forgiveness procedures from the PPP Flexibility Act and the new forgiveness forms. Please READ this rule and the new forgiveness applications. Highlights from the Rule: Businesses may apply for forgiveness at any time during the Covered Period once they meet…

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SBA and Treasury Announce New PPP EZ Forgiveness Application

ATLANTIC REGION  New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands Release Date: June 17, 2020                               SBA and Treasury Announce New PPP EZ Forgiveness Application Revised Full Forgiveness Applications Also Available WASHINGTON—Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Department of…

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SBA and Treasury Announce New and Revised Guidance Regarding the Paycheck Protection Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, issued new and revised guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). This guidance implements the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA), signed into law by President Trump on June 5, 2020, and expands eligibility for businesses with owners who have past felony convictions. To implement the…

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New Website for Small Businesses: Resources Related to COVID-19 Pandemic

AWBC has recently launched a new website at the request of U.S. Congress and the SBA to consolidate federal agency information and resources for small businesses related to the COVID pandemic at www.covid-sb.org

SBA Resource Guide Now Digital

YIn light of COVID-19 we’ve been tasked by the SBA to help them get the digital versions online since their so inundated with everything that’s going on. The SBA has recently approved that digital versions now have hyperlink capabilities, zapier integration, analytics searchable on Google and email capture. I am absolutely thrilled to be able to share this with you. In…

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Women TIES presents: Zoom Meeting “Virtual Prospecting”

As New York State reopens business activities, Women TIES is hosting a Zoom meeting for women entrepreneurs called “Virtual Prospecting” led by one of our long time members Lynn Hidy of UpYourTelesales.com. This special educational and online networking meeting will help women entrepreneurs learn how to “virtually prospect” since all sales for the moment are inside sales. Join our Virtual…

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SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application

ATLANTIC REGION  New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands  Release Date: May 15, 2020                                Contact:  Press_Office@sba.gov, (202) 205-7036  Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application WASHINGTON—The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application and detailed instructions…

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SBA Issues New Regulations for Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting Program

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration today published Women-Owned Small Business  Federal Contracting program regulations that will provide a free, online certification and eligibility application process for women-owned small businesses and economically-disadvantaged women-owned small businesses. The timeline for implementation of changes to SBA’s WOSB program has been delayed to accommodate those affected by the current pandemic. Starting July 15,…

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Paycheck Protection Program Funds Still Available Round Two still has over $100 Billion for Borrowers in Need

ATLANTIC REGION  New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands  NEW YORK, NY – Billions of dollars in potentially forgivable Payroll Protection Program (PPP) capital remains available to small businesses and nonprofits to help provide eight weeks of payroll and certain overhead to keep workers employed. PPP, created out by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, is responsible for infusing…

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