When calculating loan eligibility all employees must be counted (full-time, part-time, and other work arrangements) FAQ –see #36
When calculating loan forgiveness only the number of full-time equivalent employees is counted. FAQ –see #36
Change in ownership occurring after February 15, 2020 may not impact eligibility. FAQ –see #38
Finding a borrower who applied before these directives were published, was in fact ineligible for the PPP, will not impact the SBA's guarantee of the loan as long as the lender complied with the obligations that were in effect at the time. FAQ –see #39
Provided an alternative means of determining eligibility of seasonal employers ( February 15, 2020 or for an 8-week period between February 15, 2019 and June 30, 2019) FAQ –see #9 Updated
SBA offered an alternative formula for calculating maximum loan amount for seasonal employers. FAQ #41 and additional information on increasing loan amount using the revised calculations was published on the Treasury websiteNew
Loan awards must be disbursed in totality within 10 days of the assignment of a loan number by the SBA. Published on the SBA website.
Lenders will have a standard form to report disbursement and must do so in order to collect the processing fee. Published on the SBA website. with additional guidelines on the Treasury website