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The latest from the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to share the latest from the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the devastation being wrought on Main Street businesses as a result of the political response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report that there are reforms anticipated that will correct some PPP burdens put on recipients by the Treasury that were not in the original CARES Act.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the attempt to get other expenses, including technology, to be included as allowable PPP expenses that can ultimately be forgiven.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on what’s going on with the government’s Paycheck Protection Program and where the SBA and banks are stuck in getting money delivered to Main Street businesses.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on the financial strength of the small business sector, and how they will blend the Paycheck Protection Program funds to make payroll and stay in business.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on how the $350k in funding set aside for small businesses will be distributed, including a new SBA emergency fund to get money to your business quickly, including for contractors.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to report on how the CARES Act is impacting small business tax paying and filing dates, including a 90-day extension on paying currently owed taxes.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why we should all be noticing evidence of character – leadership, courage, selflessness – as we observe so-called leaders doing their jobs on our behalf.
Karen Kerrigan joins Jim Blasingame to review some of the reasons why the pandemic relief legislation, the CARES Act, has been stuck in Congress and where it’s stuck because of unrelated amendments being added.