Didn’t Receive an Economic Impact Payment in 2021? Watch Out for a Letter from the IRS that Can Help You Claim It!

The IRS will begin issuing Letter 6475, Your Third Economic Impact Payment, to EIP recipients in late January. This letter will help Economic Impact Payment recipients determine if they are entitled to and should claim the recovery rebate credit on

Did You or Your Employer Defer Social Security Taxes in 2020? Half of the Deferred Amount is Due on January 3, 2022!

The IRS reminds employers and self-employed individuals that chose to defer paying part of their 2020 Social Security tax obligation that a payment is due on January 3, 2022. Most affected employers and self-employed individuals received reminder billing notices from

Phase 4 Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Payments are Delayed Until December

The application for the Provider Relief Fund Phase 4 and ARP Rural Distributions is closed. If you applied and are wondering where your payment is, payments have been delayed until next month to early next year. This is due to

Emergency COVID-19 Vaccine Rule from CMS: Vaccination Required for Most Provider Types and Facilities!

The Biden-Harris Administration is requiring COVID-19 vaccination of eligible staff at health care facilities that participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. These requirements will apply to approximately 76,000 providers and cover over 17 million health care workers across the

Important Updates to the Massachusetts COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave Program

An Act extending COVID-19 Massachusetts emergency paid sick leave, H.4127, was signed into law on September 29, 2021.  This legislation modifies the Massachusetts COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave program in two ways: Extends the program until April 1, 2022 or

HHS Releases Phase 4 of Provider Relief Funding

HHS, through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), is making $25.5 billion in new funding available for health care providers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This funding includes $8.5 billion in American Rescue Plan (ARP) resources for providers who