PCPS resources for firms and small business clients
Our main objective, during this time of uncertainty, is to support our members and their clients and to navigate this challenging environment together. Use the below resources to stay current, communicate with your clients and reinforce your role as a trusted adviser.
For additional free resources, advocacy updates and practical tips, visit the AICPA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center.
Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act
The economic stimulus of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act provides a unique and impactful funding opportunity for small businesses, including CPA firms, that have been harmed by COVID-19’s impact on commerce. Resources to help firms talk with their clients about the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) newly authorized Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) are available in this toolkit to help secure emergency funding available for payroll, health care benefits, rent, utilities and more.
SBA Paycheck Protection Program resources
The SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program provides emergency funding to offset coronavirus impacts on small businesses. Use these resources to assist your clients in explaining and applying.
Virtual work arrangements PowerPoint
Better understand and assess new and different work arrangements.
Financial reporting considerations
The Center for Plain English Accounting (CPEA) released a special report on Consequences of COVID-19. The report also includes sample disclosures.
Essential Habits for Working Remotely
Success as a remote worker begins with developing a few habits.
Remote Team Building and Culture
Create a remote employee culture that is productive and supportive.
Flexible Work Arrangements Guide
Find ways to adapt to the current work environment where there may be children, spouses or others suddenly all in one place during the “workday.”
Reap the benefits of remote work
This short article provides three tips on how to maximize the success of remote work.
Test inventory without a site visit
The pandemic has made inventory testing a huge challenge for auditors, but it's possible to observe inventory without being onsite.
Coronavirus client letter
Use this template to communicate with clients about available relief options and your commitment to serve them.
State tax filing relief chart
States are providing tax filing relief for individuals and businesses. Access the latest developments.