COVID-19 Business Challenges Resource Group

If you are eager to stay on top of the IRS and Treasury tax changes, looking for best practices for your team’s increased telecommuting, or want to get advice for how other businesses are managing operations in this new environment, join the COVID-19 Business Challenges Resources Group.

Group members get access to: 

  • Just-in-time resources on business challenges related to the pandemic, including PPP loan-related questions
  • Tools for posting your specific questions to the group
  • Messaging tool to get clarification from group members


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Business Resources

Federal and State Updates Regarding COVID-19 (updated regularly)

COVID-19 Relief Bill Resources (WSCPA Blog)

COVID-19 and the Going Concern Problem (PDF excerpt from Professional Conduct & Ethics - AICPA and Washington Board CPA Regulatory Update - courtesy of Jim Rigos)

Making Sense of Vaccines During COVID Events (English) (Spanish) (Department of Health) 

Care Connect Washington - A New Way to Get COVID-19 Relief (Department of Health) 

Washington Exposure Notifications - WA Notify (Department of Health)

AWB Rebound and Recovery Business Tool Kit (AWB) - Resources to Plan for a Successful Re-opening

AWB PPE Connect (AWB) - Connect with manufacturers who supply PPE for businesses

Washington State Coronavirus Response (COVID-19) - Governor's resources for Business & Workers

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans: 
PPP Loan Forgiveness Calculator (AICPA) (Excel spreadsheet) (updated May 2020)
CPAs as Agents for Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) Loans - Resources & Sample Engagement Letters 

State launches web form to clarify “essential” businesses under COVID-19 Stay Home, Stay Healthy proclamation

Pandemic Procedures Template

COVID-19 Business Planning Checklist

COVID-19 Info and Business Continuity Resources

Dept. of Revenue: Statewide Office Closure - How to Conduct Business

US Dept. of Labor Coronavirus Resources - includes Families First Coronavirus Response Act Notice – Frequently Asked Questions and FFCRA Poster (PDF)

Advocacy Alerts

Alert: Accounting Services Deemed Essential
WSCPA Urges Governor Inslee to Add Accounting to 'Essential Services'
Alert: Your Help Needed to Extend April 15th Tax Deadline: Contact Treasury Secretary Today

Additional Resources

WSCPA Mental Health Resource Center
AICPA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

WSCPA Event Updates

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