ERC Summary Table

2020 2021 Q1 & Q2 2021 Q3 2021 Q4
Time Period March 13, 2020 – December 31, 2020 Q1 2021 & Q2 2021 Respectively Q3 2021 N/A
Credit Rate 50% 70% N/A
Max Credit per Employee $5,000 Per Year $7,000 Per Quarter N/A
Small Employer 100 full time employees and less in 2019 500 full time employees and less in 2019 N/A
Revenue Qualifier 50% Gross Receipts Decline vs 2019 same quarter 20% Gross Receipts Decline vs 2019 or 2020 same or prior quarter. Employers that did not exists in 2019 can use 2020 revenue numbers. N/A
Partial or Full Suspension Qualifier The operation of a trade or business is partially suspended if a government authority imposes restrictions on the employer’s operations by limiting commerce, travel, or group meetings due to COVID-19 such that the employer can still continue, but not all of its typical operations. N/A
Governmental Orgs None Public colleges, universities, organizations whose principal purpose is providing medical or hospital care, certain federal instrumentalities like credit unions N/A
Recovery Startup Business None Businesses beginning operations after Feb 15, 2020 qualify regardless of revenue or shutdown orders. Max $50,000 per quarter
Can claim PPP & ERC Yes