COVID-19 Business Resource Hub


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PPP Loan Forgiveness: Guidance Is Here!

The SBA has released new PPP Loan Forgiveness guidance in the form of the Loan Forgiveness Application.

COVID-19 Employer Return to Work Plan
Getting ready to reopen or bring back your staff? This guide will walk you through important post-pandemic considerations.
eAlert: New Form I-9 Policy for COVID-19

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a temporary policy for accepting expired Form I-9 documents.

COVID-19 Return To Work Plan
Lear Safe Work Playbook (2nd Edition)
COVID-19 Reopening Signage
Return to Work
Worker & Visitor Screening Template
State-By-State Resource Guide
Mandatory FFCRA Rights Poster
CARES Act Loan Infographic
FFCRA Leave Code Request Form
FFCRA Reimbursement Guide
CARES Act PPP & EIDL Flow Chart

Returning to Work After COVID-19

Our Director of Compliance Brett Strauss, Esq., addresses key concerns for employers as they plan their Return To Work strategy.

New in SDP Connect: PPP Loan Forgiveness Estimator Tool

Our Director of Operations Cherrise Newman gives an update on the PPP Loan and how SDP's latest tool can help you estimate your forgiveness package.

COVID-19: Accounting & Financial Impact

Join the SDP Team along with Lee Kimmel, CPA, and Patrick Pasqualicchio for a high-level overview of the HR and financial outlook for businesses at this time.

You applied for a PPP Loan... now what?

Our Director of Compliance and VP of Sales provide FFCRA updates as well as next steps for PPP Loan applicants seeking loan forgiveness.

Equipping HR For The Crisis

Our Director of Compliance walks HR managers through their most burning HR questions, while our Director of Operations gives next steps to SDP clients.


Critical Concerns for Employers

Experts from HR, finance, banking, and technology sectors provide guidance for businesses in light of the Coronavirus pandemic.


HR On Demand Plus
With increasing concerns around the COVID-19 situation
and its impact on the business community, we want to do
our part to ease your HR burden. Learn how SDP can
help with HR On Demand Plus.
Sample Employee Notice to Wear Face Coverings
Sample COVID-19 Essential Worker Letter
Sample Welcome Back (Return to Work) Letter
Sample Emergency Paid Leave Request Form (from the DOL)
Sample Telecommuting
Sample Receipt of Company Property Letter
Sample Infection in the Workplace Letter
Sample Furlough Letter
Employer's Telecommuting
Sample Emergency Paid Sick Leave Letter
Sample Work From Home
eAlert: New Form I-9 Policy for COVID-19
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a temporary policy for accepting expired Form I-9 documents.
Updated: Treasury's Paycheck Protection Program FAQ
Keeping you up-to-date with the Treasury's latest guidance on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
"Which PPP expenses are eligible for forgiveness?"
Once you are approved for a PPP loan, how can it be forgiven? Here's what employers need to know about loan forgiveness.
"Are employees really making more on unemployment?"
Employees refusing to come back? Here's why they should return to work even if unemployment pays more.
eAlert: Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Updates
Update: EDD began accepting online applications for PUA on Tue., April 28, and provided clarification for the PUA program.
COVID-19 State Matrix
Includes: CA, HI, NJ, NY, RI, & WA
Cambridge Insurance Advisors released a state-by-state matrix of Paid Family Leave and Insurance requirements.
10 Answers for Employers Navigating the Coronavirus
FAQ addressing critical employer concerns for businesses navigating the Coronavirus pandemic.
AICPA Paycheck Protection
Program Recommendations
The American Institute of CPAS has compiled guidance to drive a common understanding of the PPP.
6 Tips For a Healthy Work Environment
Read on for tips from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) for employers to maintain a healthy work environment.
CDC Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers
The latest CDC guidance for employers to respond to COVID-19 based on what is currently known about the virus.
eAlert: IRS Economic Impact Payments (EIP)
As part of the CARES Act, Congress provided financial relief for many taxpayers through “Economic Impact Payments”.
Explainer: Understanding Your PPP Loan Analysis Report
Now that you've run your report, here's an explainer guide to help you understand what the numbers mean.
Coronavirus and Your Mortgage: What You Need to Know
Because of the Coronavirus, many people are facing financial challenges, especially paying their mortgage.
Unemployment Benefits Under the CARES Act
Key provisions of the CARES Act and its impact on unemployment insurance (UI) benefits.
Maximize Employee Income & Employer Payroll Tax Savings
Employees keep more of the money they earn. Employers lower their payroll taxes. Here's how.
Small Business Owners' Guide to the CARES Act
Learn more about the major programs and initiatives under CARES, plus tax provisions that are outside the scope of SBA.
How To: Run Your PPP Loan Analysis Report
Applying for a PPP Loan? Read on for the steps to run SDP's streamlined report to get the documentation you need.
FFCRA: New Rule and Guidance from DOL and IRS
New DOL and IRS guidance pertaining to FFCRA leave and the documentation required to take this leave.
Reduce Coronavirus Spread with Technology
Learn how you can greatly reduce face-to-face interactions with these simple pieces of technology.
eAlert: Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) provides assistance to small businesses through 100% federally guaranteed loans.
FFCRA Payroll Tax
Everything you need to know about the FFCRA Tax Credits, how to claim them, and how to view in your payroll reports.
CARES Act for Retirement and Health Plans
Under the CARES Act, certain “coronavirus-related distributions" will be subject to waived taxes and fees.
Disaster-Proof Your Payroll
With Paycards
Are you prepared to pay your employees throughout the COVID-19 pandemic or in the event of a natural disaster?
6 Essential Tools to Work From Home (WFH)
Have you already shifted to a WFH environment? Make sure you're using these 6 essential tools to ease the transition.
eAlert: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) was signed into law on March 18, 2020. Here's what we know so far.
eAlert: Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
On Friday, March 27, the President signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).
Time Clock Cleaning & Disinfecting User Guide
Still have employees using your biometric time clock? Keep everyone safe (including your clock!) with this cleaning guide.
Dept. of Labor: FFCRA Frequently Asked Questions
Per the legislation, the U.S. Department of Labor will be issuing FFCRA Guidance. Learn more at their Q&A.
PAYRO: Do you need help with payroll funding?
Most businesses face cash flow challenges at some point or another. With PAYRO, you'll always be able to cover payroll.
An Important Message About COVID-19
SDP is monitoring the situation with COVID-19 very closely. Here's how you can expect the pandemic to affect payroll.

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