KROST PPP Loan Forgiveness Review Services for Borrowers and Lenders

September 14, 2020By Paren Knadjian

Since the launch of the KROST PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Review Service, almost one-third of our clients that received PPP loans have already signed up. If you’re interested, our services are intended to aid both borrowers and lenders by taking on the burden of calculating forgiveness values, checking that expenses conform to the SBA forgiveness … Read More

PPP Calculator Update and Webinar Replay: PPP Rule Changes and Forgiveness Update with Q&A

June 26, 2020By Paren Knadjian

The KROST PPP Budgeting and Forgiveness Maximization Tool allows you to budget and plan the use of PPP loan proceeds, on a month-by-month basis, to maximize forgiveness. This includes detailed staff planning, minimizing loan forgiveness reductions, and ensuring non-payroll related costs remain within the allotted 40%. You can also enter the actual expenditure for all … Read More

Main Street Loan Program – Updates

June 15, 2020By Paren Knadjian

On June 8, 2020, the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston released updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Term Sheets with respect to the Main Street Lending Program. Subsequently, on June 11, 2020, it released corresponding updates to many of the program’s documentation. The Board changed the terms and expanded its Main Street Lending Program to … Read More

Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA) Becomes Law

June 5, 2020By Paren Knadjian

The PPPFA On Friday, June 5, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA) that changes the forgiveness rules on the Paycheck Protection Program loans. The House passed the PPPFA by 417-1 vote on May 27th, and the Senate approved it by unanimous consent on June 3rd. The key changes … Read More

The Streaming Wars: Technology Trends in Media and Entertainment

June 2, 2020By Paren Knadjian

This is a preview of one of the articles in the new KROST Quarterly Technology Issue, titled “The Streaming Wars: Technology Trends in Media and Entertainment” by Paren Knadjian. The U.S. media and entertainment (M&E) industry is the largest in the world. At $717 billion, it represents a third of the global M&E industry. It … Read More

Important Update on Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness

May 18, 2020By Paren Knadjian

On Friday, May 15th, the Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application and detailed instructions for the application. The form and instructions inform borrowers how to apply for forgiveness of their PPP loans, consistent with the CARES Act. SBA will also … Read More