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SBA Helping Borrowers Complete PPP Forgiveness App


The Small Business Administration will directly help borrowers complete the PPP forgiveness application for loans that are under $150,000.  Attached is a power point explaining the process.

Ohio BWC Changing Email Delivery System


The Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation will be changing to a new email delivery system in the coming days.

Beginning August 2, 2021, you’ll receive your email notices from GovDelivery. This new email delivery system has a different look and feel than what you’re used to.

New Grant Programs for Ohio Small Business


The state of Ohio will begin accepting applications Tuesday, June 29, for four grant programs that target businesses that have suffered significant losses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The programs are:

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Needs $50 Billion Additional Funding




Tax To-Do-List For Newlyweds


Marriage changes many things and taxes is one of them. Newlyweds should know how tying the knot can affect their tax situation.

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Registration Begins Friday


Registration for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) will begin Friday, April 30 at 9 a.m. EDT and SBA will begin accepting applications via the application portal on Monday, May 3 at 12 p.m. EDT. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted.

What You Need To Know About The Restaurant Revitalization Fund


The SBA has just released a program guide and sample application for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF). RRF provides emergency assistance for eligible restaurants, bars, and other qualifying businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Train Your Employees With Ohio's Tech-Cred Reimbursement



Ohio's TechCred Program gives employers the chance to upskill current and future employees, and receive reimbursement for outlays covering tuition, lab fees, manuals, textbooks and certification costs, up to $2,000 per credential.

EIDL Loan Amounts Increased to $500,000



On March 24, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that effective April 6, 2021, the maximum COVID-19 EIDL program loan amount will be increased to $500,000. Previous loan amounts were capped at $150,000.

Unemployment Fraud Cases Increase in Ohio


The state of Ohio has reported a large amount of unemployment fraud cases in the past several months.

If you received a notice regarding unemployment that doesn't apply to you, there may have been a fraudulent claim filed under your name. If you received a PIN in the mail, a 1099-G, or your employer received a notice that you filed an unemployment claim, you need to report the fraud to the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services. Here is a link to the online form to complete and submit.

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