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Coronavirus Resource Page

Coronavirus Resources for Small Businesses

(3/27/2020) As the world continues to feel the resounding impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it is difficult to keep up with everything that is happening. New legislation and policies are in the works and being announced every day. In order to proactively provide information to our business clients, the Blackman & Sloop team is working around the clock to stay up to date on the topics that impact them. Keep reading for a look at what is currently happening in a number of key areas. We are keeping a close watch on the pending federal stimulus package being considered by the US House of Representatives on Friday and the benefits impacting small businesses and will share information as its becomes law. Read More »

Federal Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15

(3/24/2020) On Friday, March 20, 2020, Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin released a statement that the federal tax filing deadline has moved in response to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The new deadline of July 15, 2020, corresponds with the tax payment deadline previously rescheduled earlier in the week. Read More »

Tax Relief Offered by States and Localities in Response to COVID-19

(3/20/2020) Tax relief provided by state and local tax and revenue departments in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is discussed in this article. Read More »

Do I Qualify for Paid Sick Leave Under the New Coronavirus Act?

(3/20/2020) On Wednesday, March 18, President Trump enacted a coronavirus emergency relief package, known as Families First Coronavirus Response Act. The legislation includes relief for American workers required to take time off work because of the coronavirus, the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act of 2020. Read More »

Resources for Small Businesses in Crisis

(3/20/2020) Many small businesses are reeling from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Blackman & Sloop is here to help. We have gathered a list of helpful resources for small businesses to turn to during this unprecedented time. Read More »

8 Areas Where Small Businesses Should Anticipate Disruption

(3/20/2020) For more than six decades, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has been a resource for small business owners and entrepreneurs in the U.S. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the bureau created a resource page dedicated to helping small businesses learn to establish safe, secure, and healthy practices in the face of the outbreak. Read More »

Our Work Continues with New Measures for Clients, Employees & All

(3/18/2020) As the situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to develop, our entire team is ready to continue to support you through this critical time. Nothing is more important than our employees’ and clients’ health and safety, as well as the need to protect those most vulnerable to the coronavirus. Read More »

How Blackman & Sloop is Addressing the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

(3/18/2020) At Blackman & Sloop, the health and safety of our employees and our clients is of paramount importance. For this reason, we are taking specific precautions to protect our staff and visitors during the current outbreak of Coronavirus. With confirmed cases reported in North Carolina and our immediate geographic area, we are considering the potential impact and how we can best protect our clients and staff. Read More »

Coronavirus Strikes Nonprofits in More Ways than One

(3/18/2020) Now present on every continent except Antarctica, COVID-19 has infected more than 125,000 people, and is responsible for more than 4,600 deaths. With the number of cases in the U.S. continuing to climb, individuals and companies alike are taking steps to prepare for a pandemic. Read More »