Every Dollar Makes a Difference: Maximizing Your PPP and ERTC Resources

Recorded March 3, 2021

Do you know about the Employer Retention Credit (ERTC)? In this webinar, we’ll share an exciting new source of government support that was included in the same bill that continued the PPP program. 

The ERTC was created in last March’s CARES Act, but until this new bill passed, PPP borrowers couldn’t use that program. That restriction has been eliminated and the result may mean tens of thousands of dollars in additional government support for your camp. 

We'll review: 

  • How the ERTC works and how to qualify  
  • How much money you can expect to receive
  • How to plan for BOTH a PPP and the ERTC
  • What you need to do right now
  • How you can start using the credit today to subsidize 70% of your payroll costs

The rules on how to qualify for the credit and how to use it alongside your PPP funds are complicated. We recommend you read this extremely thorough article on the ERTC by ACA member and camp director Andrew Ziv. 

Facilitator: Henry DeHart, COO American Camp Association

Andrew Ziv is the Associate Director of Eden Village Camp, where he manages operations, finances, and strategy. Since the start of the pandemic, Andrew has developed extensive resources and tools to support camps and non-profits navigate the CARES Act, PPP program, and Employee Retention Credit. For his work in the past year, he was honored with Harold Grinspoon Foundation's 2020 Field Leadership Award.

Andrew Zwerman, CPA, MS is a Managing Partner at Wagner & Zwerman LLP and has an extensive background in public accounting. His expertise includes all aspects of accounting, auditing and tax work. He has been in public accounting since 1986 and a partner in the firm since 1994. Andrew ensures that the Firm maintains the highest quality of work by overseeing every audit engagement. He is a licensed CPA, holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Dowling College and a M.S. in Taxation from Long Island University, and regularly speaks at national seminars and conferences. He has taught income and estate tax planning courses at the college level. Andrew is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Kelly Schmidt, CPA is a Partner at at Wagner & Zwerman LLP.  Kelly’s entire career has been in public accounting. She graduated from St. Joseph’s College in 1999 and joined our firm in 2002. Kelly specializes in both audit and taxation, participating in audits of broker-dealers, not-for-profit organizations and other audit engagements. She has extensive knowledge of all technology-related issues and various accounting software used by multiple industry groups. Kelly is a registered QuickBooks advisor and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Event Sponsored by Abbot Printing  and Promotions 

Event Recorded March 3, 2021

Andrew Ziv, Andrew Zwerman, Kelly Schmidt

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