Coronavirus (COVID-19) 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 CARES Act Tax Summary and the SBA Releases PPP Information.

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Articles May 11, 2020 COVID-19 Checklist of Considerations for Private Equity Funds and Portfolio Companies

Private equity funds and their portfolio companies are facing a crisis of unprecedented proportion. To help you navigate this crisis, EisnerAmper has prepared a high-level checklist of key considerations related to fund-level valuation, due diligence…

Blogs May 11, 2020 Considerations for Alternative Investment Managers During COVID-19: Valuations

EisnerAmper sat down with Methodical Management Co-Founder Gunes Kulaligil, who shared his outlook on valuations of structured products during COVID-19 compared to the 2008 global financial crisis.

Blogs May 08, 2020 COVID-19 Puts Health Care Fraud on the Rise

Online phishing, door-to-door COVID-19 testing offers, and false promises of free care are just a few of the health care frauds currently being perpetrated. But law enforcement is watching and acting, and it asks that the U.S. public to contact them …

Articles May 07, 2020 SBA Clarifies Affiliation Rule for PPP Loans

This article touches on the recently released FAQs from the SBA providing clarification on the PPP.

Articles May 07, 2020 PPP Loans May Now Be Returned by May 14 Under Extended Safe Harbor

The SBA has announced that it is extending the “safe harbor” deadline for repaying PPP loans to May 14, 2020 from May 7.

Blogs May 07, 2020 Trends Watch: Food, Beverage and Agribusiness

A conversation with Alexander Borschow of Semillero Ventures regarding the outlook for investment in food, beverage, and agribusiness.

Videos | Webinars May 07, 2020 Webinar: The Road Back: What Asset Managers Should Consider in the Post-COVID-19 World

Limited partners (LPs) and general partners (GPs) of alternative investment firms are facing many aspects of uncertainty due to COVID-19. Our panel of industry experts will discuss what asset managers need to consider during this time.

Articles May 06, 2020 Revisiting Tax Depreciation Through Changes in Accounting Methods

The current COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in negative economic impacts for many taxpayers. The utilization of an accounting method change has the opportunity to provide some taxpayers much needed immediate tax and cash flow benefits.

Blogs May 06, 2020 Considerations for Alternative Investment Funds During COVID-19: The Cayman Islands -- Sea, Sand, Sun, and Fun(ds)

This article addresses a number of changes the Cayman Islands, as a domicile for alternative investment funds, has faced, even before the pressure the funds industry has felt from the global COVID-19 pandemic.