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CARES Act Programs and Initiatives for Small Businesses

CARES Act Programs and Initiatives for Small Businesses

On March 27, President Trump signed into law the CARES Act intended to assist business owners.  Major programs and initiatives in the act include: Paycheck protection program loans, Small business debt relief program, Economic injury disaster loans and emergency injury grants, Small business counseling, Small business Contracting, Small business tax provisions. The U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship has put together “The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act” which details the provisions in the act.  Click here to view the guide.

We’re Open During COVID to Support Your Legal Needs

We’re Open During COVID to Support Your Legal Needs

Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean is open during COVID. All Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean attorneys are equipped to work from home and will be available during the duration of the Stay-at-Home Order. Our office will have limited personnel on site to ensure our continued uninterrupted services in this Critical Sector.

Scam Alert from Minnesota’s Attorney General

Scam Alert from Minnesota’s Attorney General

Metro attorneys Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean share SCAM Alerts from Minnesota’s Attorney General. Tips for you if you are considering making a donation to help with Coronavirus issues.

Employer Alert: revised Form I-9 effective January 31, 2020

Employer Alert: revised Form I-9 effective January 31, 2020

Posted on LexBlog on February 6, 2020.  Written by James Jensen The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has again released a new and updated version of Form I-9, the Employment Eligibility Verification document. Since November 1986, all U.S....

SECURE Act Becomes Law

SECURE Act Becomes Law

From our friends at Business & Estate Advisers, Inc. in Wayzata : On December 20, 2019 the SECURE Act, which stands for “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement” was signed into federal law. This Act includes the most sweeping changes to retirement...

2020 Tax Reference Guide

Our friends at Business & Estate Advisers, Inc. in Wayzata have put together the following 2020 Tax Reference Guide for our Wayzata law firm.  If you have questions about the impact of 2020 tax law on your estate plan, we'd be happy to discuss it with you. ...

4 Estate Planning Myths That Refuse to Die

4 Estate Planning Myths That Refuse to Die

An article from Forbes debunks 4 estate planning myths.

Have you considered how your estate plan meets the goals for not only your legacy but also the life you are living?

Whether you are starting an estate plan from scratch or have a reason to update the one you have in place, @Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean, PLC can help draft a plan that will achieve your goals. Celebrating 25 years in business, with over 125 years of combined experience, our attorneys have written estate plans ranging from simple to complex, for people in all sorts of economic situations.