Links to Documents to Assist You


Holiday Emails
Suggested Holiday Dates to Send Emails

Shopify - Three Weeks to Selling Online
Been afraid to start your online store? Don't know where to start? Here is a free class from start to selling in 3 weeks!

Nav's $10,000 Small Business Grant

Learn TikToc for Small Biz

$2,750 Galaxy of Stars Grant for Women/Minority Owned Businesses
30 Second App - Winners announced September 30th via email.

Updated SBA EIDL FAQs
 

Employee Retention Credit under the CARES Act

Checking on & Depositing your ERC Payment

941X Form - Filled Out Example

941 Form for 2020 - Filled Out Example

941X Form - Blank

941X Form - Highlighted


State Grants

Illinois State Back to Business Grant

NY State Small Business Recovery Grant


Inventory Planning (Created by Neil Abramson)

Inventory Planning Worksheet - Second Half 2021 - Example - PDF

Inventory Planning Worksheet - Second Half 2021 - Example - Excel
 

SBA/EIDL & Other Letters & Links

SBA Low Income Mapping Tool
If you are in a Low Income area and did not receive the Targeted EIDL Advance GRANT apply NOW

Not Vaxxed Wear a Mask Sign - PDF

Grow with Google Program - Reach Customers Online

CDFI List by State - PPP Funding

Stacy's Rise Project - $10,000 Grant & Mentorship

Small Business Loans - Accion Opportunity Fund for Black and Minority Owned Businesses

Wearing is Caring! - Mask Sign with Space for your Logo - PDF

SBA - Resolution of Board - PDF

Funeral Expense Assistance from FEMA

Ontario Canada Announces New Measures - Retail Council of Canada

Restaurant Revitalization Grants - PDF
Have a favorite Restaurant that needs help or a friend in the Restaurant business? The Restaurant Revitalization Grant program is about to open up and it will HELP BIG TIME. Share this with them and keep them around.

Targeted EIDL Advance Appeal - PDF
Your EIDL Advance was declined?  Now you can appeal that.

Fake SBA/EIDL Letter - Example - PDF

Actual Targeted EIDL Advance Application Letter - PDF

SBA EIDL Increase Letter - PDF

Where to Look Up the Status/Balance of your EIDL Loan

Where to Pay your EIDL Loan
 

2021 2nd Quarter Budget Planning (Created by Neil Abramson)

2021 2nd Quarter Budget Planning - Example - PDF

2021 2nd Quarter Budget Planning - Spreadsheet - Excel .xls File

 

PPP - Revised/Updated Application Forms/Instructions/FAQs (3/3/21)

PPP  Borrower Application Form - PDF

PPP  Borrower Application Form - Schedule C Using Gross Income - PDF

PPP  Second Draw - Borrower Application Form - PDF

PPP  Second Draw - Borrower Application Form - Schedule C Using Gross Income - PDF

PPP  FAQs - PDF

PPP  "Does Your State Tax Forgiven PPP Loans?" - Graphic


Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage by State - as of 2/26/21 - Graphic


Form 941 - Adjusted

Adjusted Quarterly Form 941 - PDF 

Adjusted Form 941x Instructions - PDF
 

ERTC - Employee Retention Tax Credits

IRS Form 7200  To request your expedited refund for Employee Retention Tax Credits - PDF

Worksheet for Employee Retention Tax Credits  Created by Neil Abramson - Excel


PPP - Updated Forgiveness Application Forms/Instructions (1/19/21)

PPP  Forgiveness App & Instructions - 3508S - PDF

PPP  Forgiveness App & Instructions - 3508EZ - PDF

PPP  Forgiveness App & Instructions - 3508 - PDF
 

Second PPP (1/10/21)

PPP  Second Draw Borrower Application Form - PDF

PPP  Borrower Application Form (Revised 1/8/21)- PDF


2021 1st Quarter Budget Planning (Created by Neil Abramson)

2021 1st Quarter Budget Planning - Example - PDF

2021 1st Quarter Budget Planning - Spreadsheet - Excel .xls File
 

PPP - Updated Forgiveness Forms/Instructions (11/10/20)

PPP  Loan Forgiveness Information - Checklist - PDF

PPP  Loan Forgiveness - For Borrowers - PDF

PPP  Loan Forgiveness App - Strategies for Success - PDF


PPP - Updated Forgiveness Forms/Instructions (10/12/20)

PPP  Loan Forgiveness Instructions Form 3508S - PDF

PPP  Loan Forgiveness Application Form 3508S - PDF


Seasonal

Merchant Tips for Safe Online Selling - U.S. Secret Service

Consumer Tips For Safe Online Shopping - U.S. Secret Service

Steps to Take When Trick or Treating - CDC

Halloween 2020 - Like We've Never Seen - Map with Risk Levels by County

Shop Safe, Shop Strong - NRF - Whatever the Holiday season brings, America's retailers are ready.

 
Online Learning

eBay Small Business Central - Grow your eBay business with Seller School.

Grow with Google OnAir - offers free virtual workshops, events and 1:1 coaching sessions to help you get the most out of digital tools.

Helping Your Business Shine with Facebook & Instagram Stories free webinar on Tuesday 8/18.  You don't have to watch it live. Register to get the replay, it's Free!

Facebook Summer of Support - Free, digital marketing education to businesses all over the country.


Re-Opening

Making Giving Last  - PDF

When to Quarantine - CDC  - PDF

Wording for Shipping Delay from Neil  - PDF

Website Worksheet from Neil  - PDF

What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act and other EEO Laws  - PDF

Homework from Neil  - PDF

How to De-escalate Tense Situations - NRF

Wearing A Mask  - PDF

Consumer Attitudes Toward Store Openings - NRF  - PDF

Employee Acknowledge of Protective Measure in Workplace  - PDF

Your Health Our Priority - US Chamber of Commerce  - Customizable PDF

Custom Face Masks - AppleRock  - PDF

Personal Protective Guards - AppleRock  - PDF

Operation Open Doors Retailer Survey Results - NRF  - PDF

4 Step Plan for Handling Confirmed COVID Cases - PDF

Employee Return to Work Sample Letter - PDF

Employee Return to Work Sample Letter - Word Doc Template you can Customize

A Blueprint for Shopping Safe - NRF - PDF

Operation Open Doors - Coronavirus Retail Restrictions by State- NRF 

Operation Open Doors Checklist - NRF  - PDF

Employee Self Screening Questionnaire - Sample

Kroger - A Blueprint for Businesses - PDF

CDC - Cleaning & Disinfecting Your Store - PDF

Safe-Guard - Counter Acrylic Barriers - PDF

Employees - How to Protect Yourself - PDF

OSHA - Steps Workplaces Can Take to Reduce Risk of Exposure to Coronavirus - PDF

American Express - The Future of Shopping Small - PDF


PPP

PPP  Loan Forgiveness EZ Calculation Form - PDF

PPP  Loan Forgiveness EZ Instructions - PDF

PPP Loan Forgiveness App Instructions - Revised 6/16/20 - PDF

PPP Interim Final Rule - Loan Forgiveness - PDF

PPP Loan Forgiveness Application - PDF

PPP FAQs Update - PDF

5 Step Guide to Calculate PPP Loan Forgiveness - AICPA American Institute of CPAs - PDF

PPP Loan Forgiveness Calculation - PDF

PPP Application Form - PDF (Rev. 4/3/20)

PPP Application Checklist - PDF (Rev. 4/4/20)

PPP Overview - Excel File

PPP Overview - PDF

PPP Borrower Information Fact Sheet - PDF


SBA- EIDL & Other Funding

Create Your SBA EIDL Loan Portal Account - Example of Email - PDF

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) - App & Checklist - PDF
If you have only done the short SBA Form, this checklist will help you get the items you will need ready for when you are contacted for the rest of your application.

COVID-19 Related Funding for NFPs - PDF
Some of this is only for educational based NFPs, but some applies to all so it is worth reviewing if you are a NFP.

Save Small Business Fund for 3 to 20 Employees

SBA Program Comparison - Google Doc Spreadsheet
 

Unemployment & Misc.

Employee Return to Work Sample Letter - PDF

Employee Return to Work Sample Letter - Word Doc Template you can Customize

Unemployment Insurance Benefits for Employers - Q&A - PDF

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Status by State - PDF

Key Points for Resale Stores (from Document Below) - Condensed by Neil Abramson

COVID-19 Employer Legal FAQs from Fisher Phillips Law

Federal Paid Sick Leave Required Poster - PDF

Landlord Letter Template - Created by NARTS President Neil Abramson
(Word Doc you can Customize)
 

Canadian Documents

Ontario Canada Announces New Measures - Retail Council of Canada

Canadian Emergency Business Loans

Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy


Additional Resources will be added as they become available.