RISCPA/RI Business Forum News Release November 24, 2021
RISCPA's VIP Gala event photos
The 9th Annual Accounting Olympics, held virtually on November 17th was an amazing success!!
- Event Highlights:
- Sojourner House in Providence RI received over $3,000 in donations of cleaning supplies, toiletries, linens, gift cards, and cash.
- Winning Teams:
- 1st Place: Piccerelli Gilstein & Company
- 2nd Place (tie): CliftonLarsonAllen
- 2nd Place (tie): DiSanto, Priest & Co.
- 3rd Place: Marcum LLP
- 4th Place Withum
- 5th Place: Citrin Cooperman
- Event Photos
FountainHead RI: Fireside Chat with Jubert Joly
Wednesday, December 8th / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
FountainHead RI leaders will host an impromptu fireside chat with nationally recognized leadership expert Hubert Joly, senior lecturer at the Harvard Business School and the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Best Buy.
More Information and Free Registration
The Pawtucket Business Development Corporation (PBDC) is requesting qualified consultant proposals for HUD CDBG funded small business loan analysts. Proposals packets are available by contacting Herb Weiss at (401) 728-0500, ext. 437, or email@example.com. Minority and women-owned businesses are encouraged to apply. Submissions due December 15, 2021. More Information
SBA Administrator Encourages Americans to ShopSmall® for 12th Annual Small Business Saturday®: Press Release Number 21-109
"Mondays with Mark" Returns!! CLICK HERE on every Monday at 11:00 AM.
SBA Announces Updated Guidance Regarding Applicant Deadlines for COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program. Agency Strongly Encourages Submission of Supplemental Advance Applications by December 10; All Applications Due by December 31: Release Number: 21-110
NEW! The Rhode Island Division of Taxation extends the deadline for certain reporting on health insurance mandate. Employers automatically granted two-month extension, to March 31, 2022 ADV 2021-45
RI Division of Taxation unveils redesigned website. The new site features a more streamlined interface for users. Some of the most anticipated features of the relaunched site include a new and improved search function, a built-in translation option, and mobile-friendly formatting. The Advisory regarding the website relaunch, as well as the Guide to Accessing Frequently Used Functions can be found HERE
2021 Child Tax Credit and Advance Child Tax Credit Payments: Resources and Guidance
RI Division of Taxation Newsletter: November / December
Let's come together to support Miss Rhode Island, Leigh Payne!
Governor Dan McKee and his administration are pleased to announce the next two and final listening sessions on the proposed 2030 plan.
- Monday, November 29 at Lincoln High School (135 Old River Road, Lincoln), 5 PM
- Tuesday, November 30 at Harry Kizirian Elementary School (60 Camden Avenue, Providence), 5 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 11/23/2021)
- Total number of cases: 188,135
- New cases: 566
- People hospitalized: 114
- Total Fatalities: 2,913
- Total number of tests: 5,973,062
- Positivity rate: 5.4%
NEW! VACCINE ADMINISTRATION:
- People who received 1 dose: 842,892
- People who received 2 doses (fully vaccinated): 757,142