The sudden transition to accommodate employees working remotely in response to the pandemic had many CPA firms rushing to establish or update their policies and security protocols to address working remotely, given the security challenges not present in traditional office environments.
CPAs urged to be voice of calm in PPP storm
CPAs have a great opportunity to act as a stabilizing force with small business clients as rule changes, deadline pressures, and ongoing processing problems with the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) fuel a spike in frustration and anxiety levels.
That was one of the messages delivered during an AICPA Town Hall on March 4. A replay of the Town Hall is available on AICPA TV.