Covid-19 dominates Partnership’s advocacy agenda

 Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is calling for tax credits to encourage restaurants and other small businesses suffering from the Covid-19 pandemic to hire employees more quickly. As part of his state budget proposal unveiled Tuesday, Cuomo called for a $50 million tax credit for hiring by restaurants hit hardest by

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1.25.21 COVID-19 Bulletin: PPP Round 2 Is Open & NYS Unemployment Insurance Update 

SBA Issues Guidance on Next Round of PPP Loans  The Small Business Administration (SBA) recently released updated Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) interim final rules, offering additional guidance on the new PPP provisions contained in the federal COVID-19 relief package passed in December 2020.   PPP is now reopen through March 31, 2021 and the new rules include changes to the underlying PPP

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