On Thursday, March 11th, President Biden signed the latest legislation to provide economic and other relief from the COVID-19 pandemic that has haunted the country for the last year. The 628-page American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) includes $1.9 trillion in funding for individuals, businesses, and state and local governments.
The ARPA extends and expands some of the CARES Act’s critical provisions and the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA). It also includes some new provisions that should come as welcome news to many families and businesses.
Here’s a broad overview of some of the provisions that may affect you:
With vaccination rates climbing, the ARPA may be the last of the major legislative relief packages addressing the pandemic’s effects. We’d be pleased to provide you with more information on how you can make the most of the benefits available to you, your family, or your business. Call your ATKG advisor for more details.
Annette Goodson is a Tax Director for ATKG. She serves as the lead of the firm’s State and Local Tax practice. She brings more than 25 years of public accounting experience to the team in the areas of federal tax, state tax and recruiting. Annette is a Certified Public Accountant and received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from The University of Texas at San Antonio.
For further information on this topic or other tax questions please contact Annette Goodson or a member of our Tax practice at 210.733.6611 or email@example.com.
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