Coronavirus Knowledge Center

EisnerAmper has deployed a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan as part of our efforts to navigate any possible business disruptions and to support the well-being of our colleagues and clients. The technology systems we have in place and use to serve our clients are robust and can be easily and securely accessed, regardless of where our colleagues are working. Our plan continues to evolve as new information comes to light.

We assure you that our commitment to our clients and communities remains strong and focused.

As part of our efforts to help our clients and friends navigate any potential business disruptions due to the coronavirus, we’ve aggregated content relative to pronouncements and guidance as well as actions they may take to help minimize the impact on their organizations. You may want to start by reading “Coronavirus: Actions To Consider and Questions To Ask.”

Articles March 29, 2020 The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act Becomes Law – A Tax Summary

Overview of the tax provisions contained in the CAREs Act.

Articles March 29, 2020 CARES Act Summary

In a continually updated document, EisnerAmper subject matter experts are sharing summaries of the CARES Act.

Articles March 28, 2020 COVID-19 Assistance Programs Offered By Private and Nonprofit Entities

Certain private and nonprofit entities are offering resources to help companies overcome the unprecedented challenges they may face. Here are some private and nonprofit organizations providing coronavirus-related assistance.

Articles March 28, 2020 Governmental and Private COVID-19 Assistance Programs

EisnerAmper provides some federal and state resources that are providing coronavirus-related assistance.

Blogs March 28, 2020 Technology Industry CFOs Discuss the New Normal of Managing Their Businesses Since the Outbreak of COVID-19

A recap of a virtual meeting of nearly 15 technology company CFOs to discuss the business, financial, accounting, tax, and organizational issues they are confronting as a result of COVID-19.

Articles March 28, 2020 IRS Announces “People First Initiative” to Address Tax Challenges Related to COVID-19

The People First Initiative provides temporary changes to various IRS activities beginning on or about April 1, 2020, through (initially) July 15, 2020. While some activities are currently suspended, others will move forward in a modified fashion to…

Articles March 28, 2020 IRS Provides More Clarity on Extended Filing and Payment Deadlines

IRS Notice 2020-18 provided federal income tax return filing and payment relief in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. On March 24, as part of clarification efforts, the IRS released a series of FAQs.

Articles March 27, 2020 Stimulus Bill Could Impact First Quarter Financial Accounting for Income Taxes

The CARES Act may have significant financial statement impacts as early as the first quarter of 2020. The legislation includes changes to the net operating loss and interest expense limitation rules. Both of these changes could cause some companies t…

Podcast March 27, 2020 Keeping Mentally Fit During COVID-19

Natalie McVeigh talks about the mental impact of COVID-19.