The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act created several loan and grant programs to support small businesses, including law firms and 501(c)(3) nonprofits. Many of our members were fortunate to receive funds under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. The PPP program was designed as a forgivable loan. Join us to learn what steps you need to take to get as much of your PPP loan forgiven as possible.
What You Will Learn
- How to spend your PPP loan to maximize forgiveness
- How to apply for forgiveness
- What documentation you’ll need for your application
Mitchell A. Freed, CPA, is a co-founding partner of T&F Certified Public Accountants, LLC. He currently holds position of managing partner in the firm and focuses primarily on attestation, tax, and consulting services for nonprofit trade associations and charitable organizations. He oversees the firm’s Nonprofit Advisory Group and administers quality control standards for attestation, tax, and accounting matters in the firm. Mr. Freed has over nineteen years of experience performing attestation, tax, and consulting for nonprofit organizations. He regularly consults with the firm’s nonprofit clients on a variety of issues, including strategic planning, budgeting, unrelated business income tax, and other governance and operational issues that affect nonprofits.
Ira Rheingold is the executive director of the National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA). At NACA, Ira has testified before both Houses of Congress, offered commentary before federal and state regulatory agencies, and helped draft amicus briefs before the nation’s highest courts. Ira created and managed the Institute for Foreclosure Legal Assistance. Currently, Ira serves as co-chair of the Financial Services Committee of the Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialogue (TACD). Previously, Ira worked at the Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago where he ran its Foreclosure Prevention and Senior Housing Projects. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center.