The NYS COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program

2d ago
1 Views
0 Downloads
937.45 KB
15 Pages
Last View : 2d ago
Last Download : n/a
Upload by : Roy Essex
Transcription

The NYS COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program Empire State Development A Division of Empire State Development 5/26/2021

The NYS COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program The 800 million COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program provides grant funding to small businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations impacted by the pandemic. The grants are flexible and can be used for many different business needs, including payroll, rent or mortgage payments, taxes, utilities, PPE or other business expenses incurred between March 1, 2020, and April 1, 2021. Small businesses, Micro-businesses and For-profit independent arts and cultural organizations must have 100 or fewer employees, be currently viable and have begun operation on or before March 1, 2019, and continue to be in operation as of the date of application. Eligible Applicants will be required to show a 25% year over year loss of gross receipts as a result of the pandemic or due to compliance with COVID-19 health and safety protocols which resulted in business modifications, interruptions, or closures. 2

Small Business Qualifications Small businesses, Micro-businesses and For-profit independent arts and cultural organizations must: Have 2019 or 2020 annual Gross Receipts of between 25,000 and 500,000 (line 1a, IRS Form 1120 or 1065, Line 1, IRS Form 1040 Schedule C). Demonstrate positive net profit on 2019 Business Income Return ( 1 or greater) (line 28, IRS form 1120; line 22 IRS form 1065; Line 31, IRS Form 1040 Schedule C) Demonstrate that total expenses on 2020 Business Income Return are greater than the grant amounts. Demonstrate at least 25% loss of gross receipts in a year-to-year revenue comparison as of December 31, 2020, to the same period in 2019. Be in substantial compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, codes and requirements. Not owe any federal, state, or local taxes prior to July 15, 2020, or have an approved repayment, deferral plan, or in agreement with appropriate federal, state, and local taxing authorities. Not have qualified for business grant assistance programs under the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 or any other available federal COVID-19 economic recovery or business assistance grant programs, including loans forgiven under the federal Paycheck Protection Program, or are unable to obtain sufficient business assistance from such federal programs. Eligible Applicants may have received or been awarded the following federal assistance: o Paycheck Protection Program loans totaling 100,000 or less. o COVID-19 EIDL Advance Grant of 10,000 or less. o COVID-19 EIDL Supplemental Targeted Advance Grant of 5,000 or less. o SBA Shuttered Venue Operators Grant of 150,000 or less. 3

Businesses NOT ELIGIBLE for a grant award All Non-Profits, Churches and other religious institutions; Government-owned entities or elected official offices; Businesses primarily engaged in political or lobbying activities; Businesses that received monies from the SBA Restaurant Revitalization Grant Program; Landlords (passive real estate businesses); Illegal businesses or enterprises. 4

Grant Award Amount Calculation Annual gross receipts: 25,000- 49,999: Award is 5,000 / business; Annual gross receipts: 50,000- 99,999: Award is 10,000 / business; and Annual gross receipts: 100,000- 500,000: Award is 10% of gross receipts (maximum grant is 50,000). Example calculations: #1) A Qualifying Business with 25,000 in Gross Receipts in 2019: 25,000 x .10 2,500 : This business would get the minimum grant of 5,000 #2) A Qualifying Business with 75,000 in Gross Receipts in 2019: 75,000 x .10 10,000 : This business would get the flat 10,000 grant. #3) A Qualifying Business with 250,000 in Gross Receipts in 2019: 250,000 x .10 25,000 : This business would get a 25,000 grant. #4) A Qualifying Business with 500,000 in Gross Receipts in 2019: 500,000 x .10 50,000 : This business would get the maximum 50,000 grant. Note: Total expenses on your 2020 Business Income Return must be greater than the grant award. 5

Eligible usage of Grant funds The grants must be used for COVID-19 related expenses incurred between March 1st, 2020, and April 1st, 2021. These include: Payroll costs; or Commercial Rent or mortgage payments for NYS-based property (but not for any rent or mortgage prepayments); or Payment of local property or school taxes associated with a small business location in NYS; or Insurance costs; or Utility costs; or Costs of personal protection equipment (PPE) necessary to protect worker and consumer health and safety; or Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) costs; or Other machinery or equipment costs; or Supplies and materials necessary for compliance with COVID-19 health and safety protocols; or Other documented COVID-19 costs as approved by ESD. Ineligible uses of funds: Grants awarded under the program may not be used to re-pay or pay down any portion of a loan obtained through a federal COVID-19 relief package for business assistance or any New York State business assistance programs. 6

How to Apply Applications will be accepted online through a process to be determined. The application portal is expected to become operational in Early June 2021. 7

Documentation Requirements For proof of revenue loss or other economic hardship - 2019 and 2020 Business Income Tax returns; o For corporations and LLCs – IRS Form 1120 o For partnerships – IRS Form 1065 and Schedule K-1 o For sole proprietors – IRS Form 1040 with Schedule C Completed IRS Form 4506-T; For proof of business location and current operation – Any two (2) of the following documents: o Current lease; or o Utility bill; or o Current business bank statement; or o Current business mortgage statement; or o Business credit card statement; or o Professional insurance bill; or o Payment processing statement; or o NYS ST-809 or ST-100 sales tax collection documentation. 8

Documentation Requirements (continued) Schedule of ownership: Listing of names, addresses, Social Security numbers, phone numbers, emails, percentage ownership, and photo ID for any owners with more than 20% ownership of business. To complete the application for the grant, owner/applicant must be at least a 20% owner and provide listing of name, address, Social Security Number, phone number, e-mails, percentage ownership, and photo ID. To complete the funding of grant, applicant must submit schedule of ownership information for all owners with 20% or more ownership of business: listing of names, addresses, Social Security Numbers, phone numbers, e-mails, percentage ownership, and photo ID. Proof of number of employees: Most recently submitted NYS-45 document (for employer firms only); For funds distribution: W-9 and bank account information. 9

IRS Form 1120 Corporations – Data Location Examples Line 1a – Gross Receipts Line 28 – Operating Profit 10

IRS Form 1065 Partnerships – Data Location Examples Line 1a – Gross Receipts Line 22 – Operating Profit 11

IRS Form 1040 Schedule C Sole Proprietorships – Data Location Examples Line 1 – Gross Receipts Line 31 – Operating Profit 12

Additional Information for Applicants Eligible Applicants must provide evidence, acceptable to New York State that the Eligible Applicant is operational and that the Eligible Applicant is not restricted by any state, local or other agency mandate. Due to a limited amount of funding and the high volume of requests expected, your business type, geography and industry may factor into your ability to receive a grant. Priority will be given to socially and economically disadvantaged business owners including, but not limited to, minority and women-owned business enterprises, service-disabled veteran-owned businesses, and veteran-owned businesses, or businesses located in communities that were economically distressed prior to March 1, 2020, as determined by the most recent Census data. 13

Free Assistance Preparing Applications Free assistance to prepare and submit the grant application is available from: SBA Small Business Development Centers (SBDC): http://nysbdc.org/ Entrepreneurship Assistance Centers (EAC): istJuly2020.pdf Business Mentor NY COVID-19 Volunteer Task Force: www.businessmentor.ny.gov ESD Small Business Division: s-hub ESD Directory for Organizations available to Assist Businesses: businesses 14

Thank you for supporting Small Business Recovery in New York State 15

6 Eligible usage of Grant funds The grants must be used for COVID-19 related expenses incurred between March 1st, 2020, and April 1st, 2021.These include: Payroll costs; or Commercial Rent or mortgage payments for NYS-based property (but not for any rent or mortgage prepayments); or Payment of local property or school taxes associated with a small business location in NYS; or

Related Documents:

May 02, 2018 · D. Program Evaluation ͟The organization has provided a description of the framework for how each program will be evaluated. The framework should include all the elements below: ͟The evaluation methods are cost-effective for the organization ͟Quantitative and qualitative data is being collected (at Basics tier, data collection must have begun)

On an exceptional basis, Member States may request UNESCO to provide thé candidates with access to thé platform so they can complète thé form by themselves. Thèse requests must be addressed to esd rize unesco. or by 15 A ril 2021 UNESCO will provide thé nomineewith accessto thé platform via their émail address.

̶The leading indicator of employee engagement is based on the quality of the relationship between employee and supervisor Empower your managers! ̶Help them understand the impact on the organization ̶Share important changes, plan options, tasks, and deadlines ̶Provide key messages and talking points ̶Prepare them to answer employee questions

Chính Văn.- Còn đức Thế tôn thì tuệ giác cực kỳ trong sạch 8: hiện hành bất nhị 9, đạt đến vô tướng 10, đứng vào chỗ đứng của các đức Thế tôn 11, thể hiện tính bình đẳng của các Ngài, đến chỗ không còn chướng ngại 12, giáo pháp không thể khuynh đảo, tâm thức không bị cản trở, cái được

FROM THE NYS LEARNING STANDARDS FOR LOTE (1996) TO THE NYS LEARNING STANDARDS FOR WORLD LANGUAGES (2021) MODERN LANGUAGES SIDE -BY-SIDE VIEW. NYS LEARNING STANDARDS FOR LOTE (1996) NYS LEARNING STANDARDS FOR WORLD LANGUAGES (2021) Standard 1 - Communication Skills Students will be able to use a language other than English for communication.

Le genou de Lucy. Odile Jacob. 1999. Coppens Y. Pré-textes. L’homme préhistorique en morceaux. Eds Odile Jacob. 2011. Costentin J., Delaveau P. Café, thé, chocolat, les bons effets sur le cerveau et pour le corps. Editions Odile Jacob. 2010. Crawford M., Marsh D. The driving force : food in human evolution and the future.

Le genou de Lucy. Odile Jacob. 1999. Coppens Y. Pré-textes. L’homme préhistorique en morceaux. Eds Odile Jacob. 2011. Costentin J., Delaveau P. Café, thé, chocolat, les bons effets sur le cerveau et pour le corps. Editions Odile Jacob. 2010. 3 Crawford M., Marsh D. The driving force : food in human evolution and the future.

MARCH 1973/FIFTY CENTS o 1 u ar CC,, tonics INCLUDING Electronics World UNDERSTANDING NEW FM TUNER SPECS CRYSTALS FOR CB BUILD: 1;: .Á Low Cóst Digital Clock ','Thé Light.Probé *Stage Lighting for thé Amateur s. Po ROCK\ MUSIC AND NOISE POLLUTION HOW WE HEAR THE WAY WE DO TEST REPORTS: - Dynacó FM -51 . ti Whárfedale W60E Speaker System' .

Glossary of Social Security Terms (Vietnamese) Term. Thuật ngữ. Giải thích. Application for a Social Security Card. Đơn xin cấp Thẻ Social Security. Mẫu đơn quý vị cần điền để xin số Social Security hoặc thẻ thay thế. Baptismal Certificate. Giấy chứng nhận rửa tội

More than words-extreme You send me flying -amy winehouse Weather with you -crowded house Moving on and getting over- john mayer Something got me started . Uptown funk-bruno mars Here comes thé sun-the beatles The long And winding road .

Phần II: Văn học phục hưng- Văn học Tây Âu thế kỷ 14- 15-16 Chương I: Khái quát Thời đại phục hưng và phong trào văn hoá phục hưng Trong hai thế kỉ XV và XVI, châu Âu dấy lên cuộc vận động tư tưởng và văn hoá mới rấ

Food outlets which focused on food quality, Service quality, environment and price factors, are thè valuable factors for food outlets to increase thè satisfaction level of customers and it will create a positive impact through word ofmouth. Keyword : Customer satisfaction, food quality, Service quality, physical environment off ood outlets .

NYS-50-T-NYS (7/21) New York State Withholding Tax Tables and Methods Effective July 1, 2021 The information

Nov 16, 2010 · nys corporation tax processing unit po box 1909 albany ny 12201 -1909 form ct-3 or ct-3-a without payment nys corporation tax processing unit po box 22095 albany ny 12201 -2095 form ct-3-s with payment nys corporation tax processing unit po box 22092 albany ny 12201 -2092 form ct-3-s without payment nys corporation tax processing unit po box 22096

The 2014 New York State Form IT-2104 is revised to account for the cost of living adjustments to the personal income tax rate schedules required under the Tax Law. The revised withholding tables and methods in Publication NYS-50-T-NYS should ensure that the proper amount of tax is withheld for 2014.

The 2017 New York State Form IT-2104 has been revised to account for the cost of living adjustments to the personal income tax rate schedules required under the Tax Law. The revised withholding tables and methods in Publication NYS-50-T-NYS should e

2. You check the NYS Supplement, and find that Section 2C.06 exists, and supersedes the entire National MUTCD section; you only use the NYS Supplement in this case. Note: NYS Supplement recommends the use of a sign under these conditions, and requires the sign to be the W1-2. It also requires the use of an Advisory Speed plaque. 3.

Understanding Pass Statuses 12. Not Valid If the pass is Not Valid, this means there is no record of this Pass in our system or your version of the NYS Scanner app may be outdated. Please try updating your app and try scanning the Pass again. 13. Not Valid for NYS Usage If the pass is not valid for NYS usage, it may be for one of the following

A Brief Summary Broadcasting: An essential service during COVID-19 What impact is COVID-19 having on TV viewing? How are broadcasters responding to the situation? Learning through television in the time of COVID-19 The Role of FM Radio in times of crisis Lessons Learned during the COVID-19 Pandemic 2 COVID-19 proves that media’s value is growing

Grade-specific K-12 standards in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Language translate the broad aims of The Arizona English Language Arts Anchor Standards into age- and attainment-appropriate terms. These standards allow for an integrated approach to literacy to help guide instruction. Process for the Development of the Standards In response to the call from Superintendent Douglas .