Governor Abbott’s Press Conference Summary

Governor Abbott’s Press Conference Summary

Reading Time: 2 minutes COVID-19 Update Today, Governor Greg Abbott shared during his press conference that he will allow the statewide stay at home order to expire on April 30th. He also stated that retail stores, restaurants, malls, and movie theaters would be...
How Can Your IT Department Make the Most of COVID-19?

How Can Your IT Department Make the Most of COVID-19?

Reading Time: 5 minutes These past several weeks have produced many challenges for IT organizations across the world. In addition to supporting operations in a truly unprecedented environment, many have had to implement new processes and tools in order to enable a now...
How Does the CARES Act Affect R&D Tax Credits?

How Does the CARES Act Affect R&D Tax Credits?

Reading Time: 3 minutes One of the questions we are getting from clients is “If my business has had some recent losses, but we also think we may be eligible for the research and development credit, how does the CARES allow us to maximize the cash tax refunds?” The...
CARES Act: Are U.S. PE Middle Market Firms Left Out?

CARES Act: Are U.S. PE Middle Market Firms Left Out?

Reading Time: 3 minutes COVID-19 PPP Loans Update One of the highlights of the recent $2 trillion CARES Act is the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).  The PPP is a loan designed to provide small businesses with the funds necessary to navigate the effects caused by...
Texas Comptroller Extends Franchise Tax Deadline

Texas Comptroller Extends Franchise Tax Deadline

Reading Time: 3 minutes COVID-19 Tax Update The Texas Comptroller announced April 2, 2020, that his agency is automatically extending the due dates for all 2020 Texas franchise tax reports to July 15 so it is consistent with the Internal Revenue Services (IRS).  Since...