IRS: Employee Retention Credit available for many businesses financially impacted by COVID-19

The IRS is providing regular updates on changes made in response of COVID-19. Click below to sign up for regular updates: SIGN UP FOR IRS NEWSWIRE UPDATES   The

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SBA Economic Recovery Loans – PPP Applications Now Accepted

On April 2, the Small Business Administration (SBA) issued an “Interim Final Rule and Final Borrower Application” for Paycheck Protection Program Loans. Eligible organizations must apply for this loan through

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Job Site Protocols

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides recommended best practices, suggested guidelines, and resources for contractors’ reference concerning COVID-19. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Job Site Protocols DOWNLOAD   Safety is a

Updates from Pennsylvania Governor Wolf and Project Waivers Deadline

GBCA has been informed that Governor Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel L. Levine have issued a clarification letter and an updated FAQ that further outline the state of

Updated Memoranda of Agreement and Recommended Job Site Protocol

Through our partnership with the Philadelphia Building Trades Council and the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, GBCA has launched two initiatives that provide some of the tools you

GBCA COVID-19 Webinar Series: Navigating the New Normal

GBCA is holding a five-part webinar series for the Philadelphia region's construction industry, as we all begin to navigate this new normal of working through a pandemic. Please join us

GBCA COVID-19 Webinar Series: Navigating the New Normal

GBCA is holding a five-part webinar series for the Philadelphia region's construction industry, as we all begin to navigate this new normal of working through a pandemic. Please join us

Resources for Businesses and Business Relief, and Unemployment Benefits for Workers Laid Off or with Reduced Hours

Many construction projects are being closed in Pennsylvania, meaning work stoppages. The following are government resources (federal, state, and city levels) regarding employers’ and employee’s rights and access to aid/funding

Stay Engaged and Healthy While Social Distancing

Social distancing can mean long periods of isolation, which can lead to mental health issues, especially for those already suffering from psychological distress. Elissa Kozlov, a licensed clinical psychologist and