RISCPA/RI Business Forum News Release October 28, 2021
"Mondays with Mark" Returns with Veterans Business Outreach Center director, Jennie Murphy!
CLICK HERE on Monday, November 1st at 10:00 AM.
Join SBA District Director Mark S. Hayward at a special time on Monday, November 1st at 10:00 AM as he helps kick off National Veterans Small Business Week by welcoming Jennie Murphy, Director of the Veteran's Business Outreach Center (VBOC) of New England. Jennie will address how her office aids to veteran-owned small businesses, and her plans to further the opportunities for veteran-owned small businesses in Rhode Island. Click HERE on Monday, November 1st at 10:00 AM.
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PROVIDENCE, RI – Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration awarded a $1 million statewide planning grant to the McKee Administration. The planning grant is part of the Biden Administration’s $3 billion American Rescue Plan funding to support the President’s Build Back Better Agenda. These are the first EDA American Rescue Plan grants announced. News Release
The Rhode Island Foundation is recommending that state officials invest the $1.1 billion in broad stimulus funding the state is receiving from the federal American Rescue Plan Act in in six key areas: housing, behavioral health, workforce development, small business, neighborhood trusts and immediate Media Release
All Proceeds will benefit Sojourner House in Providence, RI.
Teams may have up to 10 people. Firms can submit multiple teams if there are more than 10 participants.
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CPA Evolution Resource Competition
What’s your idea for teaching the next generation of CPAs? The AICPA is calling on accounting faculty to enter its CPA Evolution Resource Competition (CERC) for a chance to win up to $1,500 and inspire future CPAs. Do you have a great original idea for a long or short instructional exercise aligned with CPA Evolution Model Curriculum (CPA EMC)? If so, it’s time to SHARE YOUR INNOVATION
2021 Child Tax Credit and Advance Child Tax Credit Payments: Resources and Guidance
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- Tuesday, November 9 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
- Tuesday, November 16 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
- Tuesday, November 23 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
AICPA Benevolent Fund: The AICPA Benevolent Fund was created to support AICPA members with short-term personal financial needs. Program Information
Rhode Island Small Business Development Center is hosting a series of free events to help small businesses with their business and marketing needs. For more information, please CLICK HERE
COVID-19 Rhode Island Stats (as of 10/28/2021)
- Total number of cases: 179,171
- New cases: 206
- People hospitalized: 91
- Total Fatalities: 2,878
- Total number of tests: 5,681,990
- Positivity rate: 1.7%
NEW! VACCINE ADMINISTRATION:
- People who received 1 dose: 801,264
- People who received 2 doses (fully vaccinated): 737,765