The Side Dish

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Summary of 2020 Side Dish blogs

This year has been a crazy one, to say the least, for most people in the restaurant industry. We thought our readers may enjoy a summary of all our 2020 Side Dish blogs in one place in the event you want to go back and re-read one of them.

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We have organized the blogs by date below:

January 15, 2020 – New VIE guidance impacting private companies

February 11, 2020 – Handling reviews

February 25, 2020 – Deterring restaurant turnover

March 3, 2020 – When you need a financial audit and what to expect

March 18, 2020 – Dine-in closed during coronavirus outbreak

March 20, 2020 – How does the Families First Coronavirus Emergency Response Act affect your restaurant business?

March 23, 2020 – COVID-19 Tips for Your Restaurant

March 26, 2020 – Resources for Your Restaurant during COVID-19 crisis

March 31, 2020 – Top 10 tax planning tips for 2020

April 3, 2020 – CARES Act restaurant tax provision

April 24, 2020 – Paycheck Protection Program – round two

April 28, 2020 – You lost money but still got a tax bill. Why?

May 6, 2020 – Clarification of deductibility of PPP expenses

May 19, 2020 – PPP loan forgiveness application now available

June 5, 2020 – CARES Act and qualified improvement property

June 9, 2020 – State offers sales tax relief amid coronavirus

July 7, 2020 – Implementation delays for lease and revenue recognition standards for GAAP reporting purposes

August 4, 2020 – Cost segregation benefits for restaurant owners

August 18, 2020 – So you’re thinking of filing for bankruptcy? Five tips from a corporate attorney to consider before filing.

September 1, 2020 – The importance of solid accounting in a COVID-19 environment

September 15, 2020 – Which 401(k) plan makes the most sense for your restaurant?

October 13, 2020 – New SBA guidance for forgiveness of PPP loans of $50,000 or less

October 27, 2020 – Franchisor accounting for advertising funds

November 24, 2020 – Looking for a compensation package to attract and retain great employees?

December 3, 2020 – Governor Ducey provides assistance to Arizona restaurants setting up expanding outdoor dining

December 8, 2020 – Shifting expenses for year-end planning

December 15, 2020 – Latest on the PPP forgiveness process

December 28, 2020 – New stimulus law adds to PPP program

If you have any questions or would like further guidance on any of our previous blog topics, please reach out to any of our restaurant professionals.

Courtnee A. Greshner, CPA

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