Tax Changes for the Entertainment Industry

October 21, 2021By Alan Lo

This is one of the articles in the KROST Quarterly Sports & Entertainment Issue, titled “Tax Changes for the Entertainment Industry” by Alan Lo, CPA, MAcc. Immediate Expensing of Qualified Production Costs The Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 181, which allows immediate expensing of qualified production costs associated with a Television Series, Films, and Live Read the full article…

FAQs – PPP Loans

February 17, 2021By KROST CPAs

Since the CARES Act passed into law in March, there have been new laws, multiple rule publications, and over 50 FAQs released by the SBA regarding the PPP and EIDL loans. KROST’s subject matter experts have compiled a list of frequently asked questions below: Question: How are full-time equivalent employees calculated in the 2nd PPP? Read the full article…

[Second Session] PPP Second Draw Loan Program & the Revised Employee Retention Credit – Eligibility and Process Webinar

January 26, 2021By KROST CPAs

Paren Knadjian (Practice Leader, M&A, and Capital Markets), Stacey Korman, CPA (Principal), Sossi Bekarian, CPA (Senior Manager), and Jeff Kamin, CPA (Manager, Accounting, ERTC) hosted a second session on the PPP Second Draw Program & Employee Retention Credits webinar. They reviewed the details of the recently passed Coronavirus Response & Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act including: Read the full article…

[WEBINAR] PPP Second Draw Loan Program & the Revised Employee Retention Credit – Eligibility and Process

January 13, 2021By KROST CPAs

Paren Knadjian (Practice Leader, M&A, and Capital Markets), Stacey Korman, CPA (Principal), Sossi Bekarian, CPA (Senior Manager), and Jeff Kamin, CPA (Manager, Accounting, ERTC) will host a free webinar on the PPP Second Draw Program & Employee Retention Credits. They will review the details of the recently passed Coronavirus Response & Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Read the full article…

Register for Upcoming Webinar with the CRA: PPP Second Draw Program – Rules for Eligibility and Forgiveness

January 8, 2021By KROST CPAs

Jean Hagan (Principal, Restaurant / Business Management) and Paren Knadjian (Practice Leader, M&A, and Capital Markets, PPP Forgiveness) are hosting a free webinar with the California Restaurant Association (CRA), on the PPP Second Draw Program. Join our restaurant accounting and consulting experts on Thursday, January 14th at 10AM PT as they provide an in-depth look Read the full article…

Accounting for PPP Loans and Forgiveness

September 2, 2020By Keith Hamasaki

This is a preview of one of the articles in the new KROST Quarterly Manufacturing Issue, titled “Accounting For PPP Loans and Forgiveness” by Keith Hamasaki, CPA. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed by President Trump to help keep small businesses afloat amid the mandated COVID-19 related closures. The CARES Read the full article…

[Updated] PPP Budgeting and Forgiveness Tool

February 22, 2001By KROST CPAs

Our PPP Budgeting and Forgiveness Tool has been updated to conform to new rules and updates from the SBA, including the new categories of covered expenses. KROST’s PPP Budgeting and Forgiveness Tool allows you to budget and plan the use of PPP loan proceeds, on a month-by-month basis, to optimize forgiveness. This includes detailed staff Read the full article…