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 06, 2020 Estate Planning Strategies During a Low-Valuation Environment

Though both U.S. and global markets are bracing for continued volatility related to the pandemic, there are steps investors can take in this low-value environment to enhance estate planning.

Articles May 06, 2020 Financial Reporting for Real Estate Under COVID-19

In addition to creating a significant liquidity crunch for landlords, COVID-19 has created accounting implications and other financial reporting considerations for real estate entities—including going concerns, asset impairment, and tenant A/R.

Videos | Webinars May 06, 2020 Internal Controls During COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced every organization to alter the way they do business. As our working models become more remote, every company needs to consider their internal controls over financial reporting (“ICFR”) and determine if changes are needed to adapt…

Blogs May 06, 2020 How Will VCs React to COVID-19?

This article recaps an EisnerAmper event -- “How Will VCs React to COVID-19?” – which featured a discussion of how the venture capital industry, just like numerous other industries, has been heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Videos | Webinars May 06, 2020 Webinar: Cyber Action Plan: Network Security

EisnerAmper and WatchGuard discussed future security gaps they anticipate based on the new remote workplace, the risks and fixes for new tools we are relying on, and an analysis of VPN options.

Articles May 05, 2020 The Families First Coronavirus Response Act - Frequently Asked Questions Provided By IRS On Required Paid Sick and Family Leave Tax Credits

The FFCRA provides small and midsize employers refundable tax credits that reimburse them for the cost of providing required paid sick and family leave wages for leave related to COVID-19. This article outlines guidance recently released by the IRS i…

Videos | Webinars May 05, 2020 Webinar: The Realities of Running a Business During a Pandemic (Part I)

EisnerAmper was joined by executives of leading middle-market organizations and we discussed managing a business during the current pandemic.

Blogs May 04, 2020 IRS Provides Tax Relief for U.S. Citizens/Residents Living Abroad

A discussion of further guidance from the IRS related to U.S. citizens and residents living abroad for whom COVID-19-related travel restrictions have created difficulties in the housing deduction/exclusion and foreign earned income exclusions.

Articles May 04, 2020 Will Expenses Paid with PPP Loans Remain Non-Deductible?

On April 30, the IRS released Notice 2020-32 which provides that expenses reimbursed by a forgiven PPP loan are non-deductible. Immediately following release of the Notice, Senate Finance Committee Chair Chuck Grassley and House Ways and Means Commit…