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Paycheck Protection Program

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) established by the CARES Act, is implemented by the Small Business Administration with support from the Department of the Treasury. The PPP provides small businesses with the resources they need to maintain their payroll, hire back employees who may have been laid off, and cover applicable overhead.

Program Overview:

Program Rules:

Applications & Instructions:

Additional Resources:

  • Commonwealth’s PPP Loan Forgiveness Coach Program – Learn how a Commonwealth Coach can help you find and organize the data you need to complete your application, while making the right choices to maximize your forgiveness.
  • Webinar: Surviving the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application – Recorded on August, 26, 2020, this session features Jeff Plakans, President of Commonwealth Payroll & HR and Stephanie Franklin, Commonwealth’s PPP Compliance Expert as they share the latest updates and strategies for completing the loan application.  Follow the webinar link and after submitting the contact form you will gain access to our most recent webinars including this session and its presentation slides.