ICBA urges Congress to include recommendations in the next legislative package to create relief for American small businesses
With Congress continuing to debate the next economic stimulus package, community bankers can continue using ICBA's Be Heard grassroots action center to weigh in with recommendations.
ICBA's custom message encourages lawmakers to advance a more straightforward approach to Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness as well as capital, accounting, and tax relief.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza are scheduled to testify before the House Small Business Committee this Friday on the federal pandemic response.
ICBA last week released talking points and a sample letter to borrowers about the agencies' release of information about individual PPP loans. ICBA also offers a sample press release and op-ed on PPP efforts on its Tell Your Story toolkit.
OriTrust's PPP Fast Application is a powerful bank developed tool that can help its members fast-track PPP lending and is very straightforward and simple to use. It helps with making sure the bank is collecting all the required information and with the ongoing monitoring of information to ensure each borrower obtains loan forgiveness.