Questions on Coronavirus? Visit Allinial Global’s Covid-19 Resource Center

Our affiliation with Allinal Global expands both our geographic reach and scope of services. Allinial Global is an association of accounting and consulting firms whose members reinforce client service by exchanging expertise, resources, and advice in a wide range of industries. Founded in 1969, Allinial Global is one hundred members strong and growing, with locations … Continued

COVID-19 Update: CARES Act

Hannis T. Bourgeois is closely monitoring the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act as it makes its way through Congress and to the President.  When implemented, the $2 trillion stimulus package will provide an estimated $349 billion in loans to small businesses under section 7(a) of the Small Business Act, 15 U.S.C. 636(a).  … Continued

CARES Act will provide billions of dollars of relief to individuals, businesses, state and local governments, and the health care system

After extensive negotiations between the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate and the White House, an agreement has been reached on a massive stimulus bill to address the financial and health care crisis resulting from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As of this writing, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) has … Continued

A Message From Our Managing Partner

Effective Monday March 23rd, HTB will be operating on a virtual basis.  We think it’s important for you to know that HTB is monitoring the news and staying abreast of the changing developments with COVID-19 (coronavirus). We want to assure you that the health and safety of our employees and clients is our top priority. For the next … Continued

What you need to know about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

President Trump has signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Among other things, the new law temporarily requires certain employers to provide expanded paid sick and family leave for employees affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Employers’ increased costs will be offset by new tax credits, which also may be available to self-employed … Continued

The IRS extends the federal income tax payment deadline

After U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s announcement that the deadline for paying federal income taxes would be extended, the IRS released guidance on March 18 outlining the details. IRS Notice 2020-17 follows up on President Trump’s Emergency Declaration that, among other things, instructed Mnuchin to provide relief from tax deadlines for taxpayers adversely affected by … Continued