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Thursday, January 13, 2022
Meeting begins at 8:30 AM

The Westin Austin at the Domain
11301 Domain Drive
Austin, TX 78758
Group Rate Deadline is December 22nd.
2022 TCFA Convention • July 13-15
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Experience All Things Consumer Finance! Industry Insights - Legislative Updates - Practical Business Solutions AND of course Unparalleled Hospitality!
Legislative Update

Recently TCFA Members Jeff Tinney (L) and Mark Kuneman (C) and Robert Howden met with State Senator Dew Springer R-Muenster (R) in Gainesville to discuss proposed legislation next Session. Sen.Springer has been very supportive of our issues.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
Texas Workforce Commission Issues Statement to Texas Employers
On Wednesday, December 8, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) issued a letter to all Texas employers addressing COVID-19 vaccine mandates and current Texas law. The letter reiterates that current Texas executive order (GA-40) states,
“no entity in Texas can compel receipt of a COVID-19 vaccine by any individual, including an employee or consumer, who objects to such vaccination for any reason of personal conscience, based on a religious belief, or for medical reasons, including recovery of COVID-19.”
COVID-19-Related Employee Retention Credits
New law extends COVID tax credit for employers who keep...

IR-2021-21, January 26, 2021 - The Internal Revenue Service urges employers to take advantage of the newly-extended employee retention credit, designed to make it easier for businesses that, despite challenges posed by COVID-19, choose to keep...

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A reminder as you close out 2021, don’t forget to ask your accountant about eligibility to take advantage of the COVID-19 tax credit for keeping employees on payroll in the first half of 2021.
More information available at the provided links.
COVID-19-Related Employee Retention Credits: How to...

This FAQ is not included in the Internal Revenue Bulletin, and therefore may not be relied upon as legal authority. This means that the information cannot be used to support a legal argument in a court case.

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The 2021 Annual Convention took place at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa in July.
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Volume 12 | December 2021