Manufacturing Council Hosts: Navigating lending, tax law changes and the future of PPP
June 4, 2020
The Manufacturing Council hosted a virtual meeting to discuss the future of COVID-19-related governmental financial assistance and lending opportunities for local businesses.
The federal government is supplementing the original Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and new United States Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Plan (PPP) guidance is released on a continuous basis.
We heard from experts at The Bonadio Group about:
- Efficient ways to comply with federal guidance and tax law changes
- How to take advantage of new lending opportunities.
Watch the full webisode here:
The Buffalo Niagara Partnership knows that hiring is the most common pain point amongst all employers right now, and will be for the foreseeable future. We created the Employ Buffalo Niagara Career Pathways Program to help regional companies attract and retain talent in this challenging job market.
Worldwide, companies throughout every business sector are dealing with significant supply chain challenges. The Buffalo Niagara region is certainly no exception. Increased costs, labor shortages, logistical breakdowns, and a host of other issues are impacting all aspects of the economy from manufacturer to customer.
One set of primary elections will take place on Tuesday, June 28. Early voting is open now. Look up your polling place and sample ballot here: (Erie County) (Niagara County). Note that primary elections are only open to voters registered in that party.
The New York State Legislature is concluding its 2022 legislative session. The final week included a flurry of legislative activity on numerous issues of importance. Legislation that passed both houses will go to Governor Hochul’s desk for consideration. Legislation that did not pass both houses is stalled for the