Maximize your ERC and receive up to $26,000 per employee. Powered by Bottom Line Concepts and Government Aid Partners, Government Aid Partners is the expert you can count on.
ERC is a stimulus program designed to help businesses that were able to retain their employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Claim the refundable tax credit for your small or mid-sized business.
We determine if you qualify in five minutes.
Our team analyzes your claim and submits the paperwork on your behalf.
Receive up to $26,000 per employee that you don’t have to pay back to the IRS.
Government Aid Partners helps make sense of it all. Our dedicated specialists will guide you through the process and outline the steps you need to take to maximize the claim for your business.
The program began on March 13th, 2020, and ends on September 30, 2021 for eligible
You can apply for refunds for 2020 and 2021 after December 31st of this year, into 2022 and 2023. And potentially beyond then, too.
We have clients who received refunds only, and others that, in addition to refunds, also qualified to continue receiving ERC in every payroll they process through December 31, 2021 at about 30% of their payroll cost.
We have clients who have received refunds from $100,000 to $6 million.
Unfortunately, no. This program is only for companies who paid W2 wages to non-owners.
It’s not a loan – it’s a tax credit, so it doesn’t matter. There are no credit checks, collateral, or personal guarantees required.
Yes. Under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, businesses can now qualify for the ERC even if they already received a PPP loan. Note, though, that the ERC will only apply to wages not used for the PPP.
Your business qualifies for the ERC if it falls under one of the following:
1. A government authority required partial or full shutdown of your business during 2020 or 2021. This includes your operations being limited by commerce, inability to travel, or restrictions of group meetings.
2. Gross receipt reduction criteria is different for 2020 and 2021, but is measured against the current quarter as compared to 2019 pre-COVID amounts.
Yes. To qualify, your business must meet either one of the following criteria:
1. Experienced a decline in gross receipts by 20%, or
2. Had to change business operations due to government orders
3. Many items are considered as changes in business operations, including shifts in job roles and the purchase of extra protective equipment.