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Paycheck Protection Program Loans FOR BUSINESSES

Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 in Recent News

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

During these uncertain times, the impacts to businesses due to Coronavirus or COVID-19 are prevalent. As a community bank, and your financial partner in business, we want to help provide you with the resources that are currently known and available. Learn more about federal resources below.


Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated over $600 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program, the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses who maintain their payroll during this emergency. Click Here to view a summary of the Paycheck Protection Program.

Paycheck Protection Program:

We appreciate that you have come to First National Bank for your small business needs. At this time we are accepting applications on a first-come, first-served basis until the program funding is depleted. Our desire is that you obtain funding from the SBA Paycheck Protection Program as quickly as possible. Please complete the next three steps.

Application Process:

Step 1: Complete the PPP Contact Form

Step 2: Complete the application

Step 3: Gather your documents

In addition to your application, you will be asked to provide documentation of your average monthly payroll and the number of employees (full time, part time, or other basis) on February 15, 2020. The following documentation is commonly provided for 2019:

  • 2019 Federal Tax Return 1040 (if completed);
  • IRS Form W3;
  • IRS Form 941 and/or Iowa Quarterly Employees Contribution to Payroll Report for all of 2019 and the first quarter of 2020 (if completed); and
  • Payroll information on other payroll costs (e.g., retirement, insurance, severance) which are typically obtained from a Payroll Service or accountant.
  • NOTE: Borrowers who are self-employed or independent contractors must provide a 2019 IRS Tax Return with all schedules including Schedule SE.
  • Additional information may be necessary depending on the circumstances, please review this SBA guidance

Step 4: A Loan Officer will contact you

Additional Resources Available:

Federal Relief

SBA Disaster Loans (Application deadline is Dec. 21)

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