October 2, 2020
To provide relief for businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the State of Alabama is offering up to $35 million in grants to eligible health care providers. The new grant will be up to $15,000 each for a number of health-related businesses to be used for certain business expenses. This grant will only be available to organizations that have not previously received grant money from Alabama either through the Alabama Revive Grant or the Non-Profit/Faith-Based Grant program linked to the State’s CARES act.
Who is eligible to apply?
What can’t the grant be used for?
The grant application will be open from noon on October 5 and will run through October 16. Applications can be filed on the Alabama Submittable website (https://alabama.submittable.com/submit) Please feel free to reach out to us for additional information or visit Alabama’s page at https://crf.alabama.gov/provider.aspx
4930 Corporate Drive
Huntsville, AL 35805
Toll Free: 800.533.4816
One of the lesser known features of COVID tax relief is the employer tax credit for emergency paid sick leave related to COVID-19. Unbeknownst to many small business owners, the CARES act requires business with under 500 employees to provide emergency COVID-19 related sick leave. Luckily, the government will cover those wages through a payroll tax credit for the employer. ...
If you plan to attend a conference soon, it will likely be a virtual event. While some may dismiss virtual conferences as just sitting in front of a computer, the fact is they can be more comfortable (sweatpants, anyone?), more rewarding and every bit as enjoyable as an in-person event. If you’re a virtual conference newbie, here are some tips to get the most from your experience:
If you have a business in Alabama, you will have a new requirement beginning November 1st. Any business that currently pays sales tax, rental tax, sellers use tax, lodgings tax, utility gross receipts tax, or simplified sellers use tax will now be required to renew their business license annually.
Luckily the process for renewal these is fairly straightforward. ...