2020

Bulletin #1 – Mor-Ev Rebate Program Extended through 2021

Bulletin #2 – Compliance Reminder: Print Advertisement Regulations

Bulletin #3 – Legislative Alert: “Right to Repair” Part Deux / Public Hearing at State House on Monday, January 13

Bulletin #6 – Mass. Registry of Motor Vehicles Begins Limited Temp Tags Program

Bulletin #8 – The 2020 NADA Dealership Workforce Study is Now Open.  Enroll at nadaworkforcestudy.com

Bulletin #9 – MSADA Seminar: Cybersecurity and IT Compliance. Thursday, March 12, 2020, Dedham Hilton Hotel, Dedham, MA, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Bulletin #10 – US Dept. of Defense Grants Joint NADA/AFSA Petition to Withdraw Q&A 2 from December 2017 MLA Interpretive Rule

Bulletin #11 – State Creates Information Site on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Bulletin #12 – NADA Issues Summary of DOD Withdrawal of Military Lending Act Interpretation

Bulletin #13 – MSADA Seminar: Cybersecurity and IT Compliance – How Safe Do You Think your Dealership IT System is? Thursday, March 12, 2020, Dedham Hilton, 9-11am

Bulletin #14 – Mass House Approves $500+ Million Transportation Finance Plan / House Rejects Attempts to Repeal Sales Tax Trade-In Allowance

Bulletin #15 – MSADA Seminar: Cybersecurity and IT Compliance – How Safe Do You Think your Dealership IT System is?

Bulletin #16 – Coronavirus Update – Gov Baker Declares State of Emergency

Bulletin #17 –  Coronavirus Update – Federal, State Actions for Employers

Bulletin #18 – Coronavirus Update #4 – Gov. Baker Issues Expanded Closures Order this Evening

Bulletin #19 – MSADA Webinar to Answer Dealers’ Questions – Tuesday, March 17, 11:30am

Bulletin #21 –MSADA Letter to Gov. Baker “Dealerships are Essential Businesses”

Bulletin #22  – Pres. Trump Signs Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Bulletin #23 – Gov Baker Affirms No Shelter in Place Order at this Time.

Bulletin #24Gov, Baker Orders  Non-Essential Businesses to Close March 24-April 7

BULLETIN #26 – Corona Virus Update 12 — U.S. SENATE PASSES COVID-19 STIMULUS #3, WITH PRES. TRUMP’S APPROVAL – HOUSE TO ACT NEXT — MSADA-OCD WEBINAR ON STIMULUS LAWS – MON., MARCH 30, 11 A.M. COMPLIANCE REMINDER – OFF-SITE TRANSACTIONS — RMV EXPANDS SPRINGFIELD SERVICE CENTER FOR B2B/IRP TRANSACTIONS – JOINS WILMINGTON, MILFORD SERVICE CENTERS — REMINDER – GET YOUR DEALER PLATES REGISTRATION RENEWAL APPLICATION FILED ASAP — REMINDER ON EMERGENCY RULES FOR INSPECTION STICKERS

Bulletin #27 – What is in the $2 Trillion federal Disaster Relief Package?

Bulletin #28 – Pres. Trump Signs Cares Act – Eight Key Pieces

Bulletin #29 – MSADA-OCD Webinar on Stimulas  Laws – Monday, March 30, 11am

Bulletin #30 – NADA Launches Coronavirus Website; Guide for Small Business Loans Available

Bulletin #31 – Gov. Baker Extends Non-Essential Business Closures to May 4

Bulletin #32 – U.S. Dept. OF LABOR ISSUES TEMPORARY RULE FOR NEW PAID LEAVE LAWS

Bulletin #33 – PAYROLL PROTECTION PROGRAM LOANS START TOMORROW

Bulletin #34 – PAYROLL PROTECTION PROGRAM LOANS START TODAY

Bulletin #35 –END OF THE WEEK REMINDERS AND UPDATES

Bulletin #36 – NEW GUIDANCE CLARIFIES PPP LOAN APPLICATION

Bulletin #37 – NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINAR SERIES – WEEK TWO SCHEDULE

Bulletin #38  – New PP Loan info Issued from NADA

Bulletin #39 –  NADA Dealership Lifeline Webinar Series Continues

Bulletin #40 – Baker Administration Implenments UI Benefits Program

Bulletin #41 – Coronavirus Update — PPP LOAN APPLICANTS MAY DEFER EMPLOYER SOCIAL SECURITY TAXES — FEDERAL RESERVE, U.S. TREASURY LAUNCH NEW MAIN STREET LENDING PROGRAM — OSHA REMINDS EMPLOYERS OF WORKERS’ RIGHTS

Bulletin #42 – New NADA Driven Guide on Operating  During a Pandemic

Bulletin #43 – Webinar Series Continues

Bulletin #44 – Webinar Series Continues

Bulletin #45 – Update SBA Info On Paycheck Protection Program Loans

Bulletin #46 – FEd Gov’t Declares Auto Sales Essential Service

Bulletin #47 – No Deal Yet on PPP Loans Funding

Bulletin #48 – Senate Passes Deal on New Stimulus Plan

Bulletin #49 – CV Stimulus #4 Teed up for House Approval Tomorrow

Bulletin #50 –  House Finally Passes CV Stimulus #4

Bulletin #51 – Pres. Trump Signs Fourth Coronavirus Relief Package

Bulletin #52 –  Corona Virus Update #38 —SADA REQUESTS GOV. BAKER TO OPEN DEALERSHIP SHOWROOMS AFTER MAY 4 WITH APPROPRIATE OPERATIONAL PARAMETERS — NO WORD YET FROM GOV. BAKER ON RE-OPENING ECONOMY AFTER MAY 4 — ALBIN, RANDALL & BENNETT WEBINAR ON PPP LOANS – FRIDAY, MAY 1, 10 AM — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS SCHEDULE

Bulletin #53 –  Corona Virus Update #39 — GOV. BAKER EXTENDS CLOSURE ORDER TO MAY 18; CREATES ADVISORY COMMISSION TO REVIEW HOW TO RE-OPEN ECONOMY SEN. PRES. SPILKA: “PANDEMIC OPENS POLICY OPPORTUNITIES” MASS. CORONAVIRUS-RELATED LEGISLATIVE UPDATES — ALBIN, RANDALL & BENNETT WEBINAR ON PPP LOANS – FRIDAY, MAY 1, 10 AM — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS SCHEDULE

Bulletin #55 –  Corona Virus Update #40 — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER — NEW STATE JOBLESS CLAIMS NUMBER 25% OF WORKFORCE — NEW PPP LOAN INFO ISSUED (FAQ #39) — NEW EPA, CDC GUIDANCE FOR SANITIZING — ALBIN, RANDALL & BENNETT WEBINAR ON PPP LOANS – FRIDAY, MAY 1, 10 AM — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS SCHEDULE

Bulletin #56 –  Corona Virus Update #41 — MSADA SUBMITS COMMENTS TO GOV.’S RE-OPENING COMMISSION — FEDERAL COVID-19 LEGAL UPDATES; CONGRESS REACTS TO IRS RULING — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR NEXT WEEK — BLUM SHAPIRO WEBINAR, MAY 6: “MAKING SENSE OF UNEMPLOYMENT FOR EMPLOYERS DURING COVID-19” — LINK AVAILABLE FOR TODAY’S WEBINAR: “YOU HAVE YOUR PPP LOAN…NOW WHAT” — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS SCHEDULE — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #57 –  Corona Virus Update #42 — BAKER-POLITO ADMINISTRATION ISSUES GUIDANCE ON VEHICLE — SALES PROCESS; SHOWROOMS STILL MUST BE CLOSED FOR NOW — NEW PPP FAQ ADDRESSES NON-RETURNING EMPLOYEE AND LOAN FORGIVENESS CALCULATION — BLUM SHAPIRO WEBINAR, MAY 6: “MAKING SENSE OF UNEMPLOYMENT FOR EMPLOYERS DURING COVID-19” — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS SCHEDULE — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #58 – Corona Virus Update #44— STATEWIDE MANDATORY MASK RULE STARTS TOMORROW BAKER SEEING “RIGHT KINDS OF TRENDS” — CONG. MCGOVERN: ECONOMIC GROWTH AT RISK IN “QUICK RE-OPENING” — BLUM SHAPIRO WEBINAR, MAY 6: “MAKING SENSE OF UNEMPLOYMENT FOR EMPLOYERS DURING COVID-19” — NEXT NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINAR ON FRIDAY — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #59 – Corona Virus Update #45 — NEW GUIDANCE ISSUED FOR PPP LOANS — MASS. APRIL TAX COLLECTIONS PLUNGE — IRS CLARIFIES EMPLOYEE RETENTION TAX CREDIT ELIGIBILITY — SAFETY PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FROM REYNOLDS & REYNOLDS — NEXT NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINAR ON FRIDAY — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #60 – Corona Virus update #46 —NEW PPP UPDATES — MASS. UNEMPLOYMENT GROWS — MASS. HOUSE PASSES BORROWING BILL TO ADDRESS BUDGET GAP SAFETY PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FROM REYNOLDS & REYNOLDS —  NEXT NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINAR TOMORROW — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #61 – Corona Virus update #47 — RMV SHIFTS B2B SERVICE FROM SPRINGFIELD TO CHICOPEE — MASS. CORONAVIRUS DATA UPDATES — CONGRESS, TREASURY TUSSLE OVER IRS GUIDANCE ON PPP TAX DEDUCTIBILITY — SBA IG ISSUES REPORT ON PPP — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR NEXT WEEK — SAFETY PRODUCTS AVAILABLE FROM REYNOLDS & REYNOLDS

Bulletin #62 – Corona Virus update #48 — GOV. BAKER ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY FOUR-PHASE RE-OPENING PLAN — PLAN INCLUDES IMPLEMENTATION OF MANDATORY SAFETY MEASURES FOR ALL BUSINESSES — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR THIS WEEK — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #63 – Corona Virus update #49 —

PREPARATION IS NEVER TIME WASTED
COVID-19 SAFETY PRODUCTS FOR YOUR DEALERSHIP — KPA’S RETURN TO WORK SAFELY PROGRAM — OCD WEBINAR ON PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS – FRIDAY, MAY 15, 11AM — NADA PRES. WELCH ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT
— U.S. HOUSE DEMS RELEASE $3 TRILLION COVID-19 RELIEF PACKAGE – VOTED
SLATED FOR FRIDAY
NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR THIS WEEK MASSACHUSETTS — COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #64 – Corona Virus update #50 —

SBA ISSUES PPP CERTIFICATION SAFE HARBOR — CALIFORNIA RELEASES COVID-19 MANUAL FOR DEALERSHIPS
— GOV. BAKER: FULL RE-OPENING WOULD BE “INCREDIBLY IRRESPONSIBLE” — COVID-19 SAFETY PRODUCTS FOR YOUR DEALERSHIP
— KPA’S RETURN TO WORK SAFELY PROGRAM — OCD WEBINAR ON PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS – FRIDAY, MAY 15, 11AM — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR THIS WEEK _ MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #65 – Corona Virus update #51 — JUST ADDED – NADA WEBINAR: SBA CLARIFYING GUIDANCE ON PPP LOANS – THURSDAY, MAY 14, 1PM-2PM ET

Bulletin #66 –CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #52 — GOV. BAKER ISSUES PRELIMINARY SAFETY STANDARDS FOR RETAIL FOR PHASE TWO RE-OPENING; NO DATE SET FOR PHASE TWO RE- OPENING — NADA DEALERSHIP LIFELINE WEBINARS FOR THIS WEEK — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #67 – CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #53 – GOV. BAKER: WORK FROM HOME IF YOU CAN, WEAR A MASK WHEN OUT

Bulletin #68 – CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #54 – U.S. TREASURY, SBA RELEASE PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS APPLICATION

Bulletin #69 – GOV. BAKER ANNOUNCES FIRST PHASE OF FOUR-PHASE RE-OPENING PLAN

Bulletin #70 – PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS WEBINAR – THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2 P.M

Bulletin #71 – PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS WEBINAR – THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2 P.M.

Bulletin #72 – ADA UPDATES CARES ACT FAQS

Bulletin #73 – TEST DRIVES NOW PERMITTED

Bulletin #74 – TREASURY, SBA ISSUE TWO NEW PPP INTERIM FINAL RULES

Bulletin #76 – U.S. HOUSE PASSES PPP LOAN LAW CHANGES

Bulletin #77 – EPA ALERT ON CONTINUING DISINFECTING SPACES

Bulletin #78 – GOV. BAKER ISSUES PRELIMINARY SAFETY STANDARDS FOR RETAIL FOR PHASE TWO RE-OPENING; NO DATE SET FOR PHASE TWO RE-OPENING

Bulletin #79 – REMINDER: PRE-PHASE TWO RE-OPENING PREPARATION

Bulletin #80 – FED TO LAUNCH MAIN STREET LENDING PROGRAM

Bulletin #81 – U.S. SENATE APPROVES HOUSE BILL CHANGING PPP LOAN LAW – BILL AWAITS PRES. TRUMP’S SIGNATURE

Bulletin #82 –  REMINDER: GOV. BAKER TO ANNOUNCE PHASE TWO RE-OPENING PLANS ON SATURDAY, JUNE 6

Bulletin #83 – GOV. BAKER SETS PHASE TWO RE-OPENING FOR MONDAY, JUNE 8

Bulletin #84  – DEALERSHIP SHOWROOMS RE-OPENED TODAY

Bulletin #85 – IRS DETAILS EMPLOYER TAX CREDITS

Bulletin #86 – FED RESERVE BOARD EXPANDS MAIN STREET LENDING PROGRAM

Bulletin #87 -NADA UPDATES PPP ANALYSIS, COVID-19 LAWSUITS AGAINST BUSINESSES CONTINUE TO GROW

Bulletin #88 – EEOC WARNS AGAINST WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION DURING BACK-TO-BUSINESS PUSH

Bulletin #89- SBA ISSUES NEW PPP GUIDANCE, OSHA PROVIDES GUIDANCE FOR MASKS IN THE WORKPLACE

Bulletin #90 – SBA RE-OPENS ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN PROGRAM

Bulletin #91 – PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM UPDATES

Bulletin #92 – INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY RULES REMINDER

Bulletin #93 – BAKER ADMINISTRATION BEGINS STEP 2 OF RE-OPENING’S PHASE TWO

Bulletin #94  – NADA MESSAGE ON PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM

Bulletin #96 — INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY RULES REMINDER, STATE EXPANDS EV REBATES PROGRAM

Bulletin #97 — PRES. TRUMP RE-OPENS PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM UNTIL AUGUST 8

Bulletin #98 — SBA DATA SHOW AUTO DEALERS RECEIVED AT LEAST $7.6 BILLION IN PPP LOANS

Bulletin #99 — TIME DEALER OF THE YEAR NOMINATION PROCESS NOW OPEN

Bulletin #100 — MSADA WEBINAR – PREPARING FOR COVID-RELATED LITIGATION – FRIDAY, JULY 17, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Bulletin #101 — RIGHT TO REPAIR QUESTION WILL BE ON NOVEMBER BALLOT

Bulletin #102 — MSADA WEBINAR – PREPARING FOR COVID-RELATED LITIGATION – FRIDAY, JULY 17, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Bulletin #103 — TIME DEALER OF THE YEAR NOMINATION PROCESS NOW OPEN, SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION TODAY

Bulletin #104  — RMV WEBINAR – ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE GUIDANCE FOR AUTO DEALERS AND INSURANCE AGENTS, WEDNESDAY, JULY 22 – CHOOSE 11 A.M. OR 1 P.M.

Bulletin #105 — NEW MASSACHUSETTS TRAVEL ORDER TAKES EFFECT ON AUGUST 1

Bulletin #106 — CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #86 — SBA ISSUES NEW FAQS ON PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS — MASSACHUSETTS COVID-19 DAILY TRACKER

Bulletin #108 — REMINDER – SALES TAX HOLIDAY ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 30 — MOTOR VEHICLES ARE NOT EXEMPT FROM SALES TAX

Bulletin 109 — CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #88 — TREASURY DEPARTMENT TONIGHT ISSUES GUIDANCE ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S PAYROLL TAX DEFERRAL EXECUTIVE ACTION

Bulletin 110 — CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #89 — COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR: PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS CHECK-IN MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 11:00 A.M.

Bulletin 111 — CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #90 — MASS. SJC HEARS ARGUMENTS ON LEGAL CHALLENGE TO GOV. BAKER’S SHUTDOWN ORDERS — FEDERAL JUDGE RULES PENNSYLVANIA’S SHUTDOWN ORDERS UNCONSTITUTIONAL — U.S. HOUSE MEMBERS REMAIN HOPEFUL ON PASSING FIFTH STIMULUS BILL — UPCOMING NADA WEBINARS

Bulletin 112 — 451-1051. RIGHT TO REPAIR REDUX VOTE NO ON QUESTION #1

Bulletin 113 — COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR FOR ALL MSADA MEMBERS — VIRTUAL F&I TRAINING FROM ETHOS GROUP — TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

Bulletin 114 — COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR FOR ALL MSADA MEMBERS — VIRTUAL F&I TRAINING FROM ETHOS GROUP

Bulletin 115 — U.S. TREASURY ISSUES FINAL REGULATIONS ON FLOOR PLAN FINANCING AND BONUS DEPRECIATION — BE SURE TO CONSULT YOUR TAX ADVISOR

Bulletin #116 — TENSIONS IN THE WORKPLACE; COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR – WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7; THREE TIMES TO CHOOSE FROM: 11AM – 1PM – 3PM

Bulletin #117 — HOLIDAY PAY RULES REMINDER – COLUMBUS DAY

Bulletin #118 — CORONAVIRUS UPDATE #91 — PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP) GUIDANCE UPDATES

Bulletin #119 — COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR — WHAT ACCOUNTING CHALLENGES WILL YOUR ORGANIZATION FACE IN 2021?  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 11:00 EST

Bulletin #120 — ELECTION 2020 VOTING – RULES OF THE ROAD — ELECTION DAY VOTING – EMPLOYEE UNPAID TIME