The City of Philadelphia has wrote a post on how the different departments (Commerce, Revenue, etc.) have supported local businesses during the last twelve months of pandemic. We are aware of the continued efforts of these departments through the pandemic, in times of civil unrest, etc. and value all the assistance that they provide to
The Use and Occupancy tax for restaurants will be based on the occupancy allowed by Philadelphia Department of Public Health. This is in line with the previous post published on our site to pay the proportionate taxes and how to request a refund. Emergency Use & Occupancy Tax Regulation: Yesterday, February 18, the Department
In the press release on Tuesday February 9, 2021, the City allowed a 50% indoor seating capacity (current 25%) if the restaurant met certain HVAC requirements. HVAC system is fully operational and ventilates the entire indoor dining area. At least 20 percent outside is air circulated by HVAC system. Filtration MERV 11 or higher. At
As you are aware, restaurants and gyms have been severely impacted during COVID. In Philadelphia, there were significant restrictions for any indoor activity. especially for the period November 2020 to mid January 2021. The City has created a new program to provide some relief to those businesses The eligibility for this program is the following
The City of Philadelphia through the Mayor's Office of Communications <email@example.com> releases updates as part of their Business tax relief programs. In the Dec 1, 2020 communication, the City of Philadelphia stated the change in Use and Occupancy for restaurants as we requested after our attendance to the Tax Committee Meeting back in October 2020.
Federal Government (SBA disaster loan) - https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Information/Index The Federal Government through the Small Business Administration will provide disaster loans to business (3.75% interest rate) and non profits (2.75%) PA State Government - Working capital access program - https://dced.pa.gov/programs/covid-19-working-capital-access-program-cwca/ Governor Wolf has released the Covid-19 Working Capital Access Programunder the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority Small
In this period of uncertainty and chaos, we strongly believe that informed individuals take better decisions. These are some updates available as of 3/21/2020. For any additional questions, please, reach out to our office. Federal IRS extends the filing tax deadline and payment to July 15, 2020 (90 days) https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus Payment Plan IRS - There