Archive: Fiscal

Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month: Erin Kenna

May is Asian and Pacific Islander (AAPI) American Heritage Month! Join us this month in celebrating the staff and artists who make up Pentacle’s diverse community. Get to know our newest Artist Services staff member, Erin Kenna! She has already been a wonderful addition to our staff and is instrumental in… Read More

May 27, 2020

Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month : Sarah Suzuki

May is Asian and Pacific Islander (AAPI) American Heritage Month! Join us this month in celebrating the staff and artists who make up Pentacle’s diverse community. Get to know Fiscal Associate, Sarah Suzuki! As many of you know, Sarah’s expertise in all things fiscal has helped numerous Pentacle… Read More

May 21, 2020

Financial Resources: Form 990 Filing Extension

Form 990 now due July 15 The Internal Revenue Service has now extended the deadline for tax-exempt organizations to file their federal Form 990 to July 15. Form 990s are usually required to file the Form 990 no later than four and a half months after their… Read More

May 1, 2020

Financial Resources: SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

CARES ACT EXPANDS ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN PROGRAM   The Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL) is helping small businesses with loans up to $2 million to help recover from temporary loss of income due to COVID-19. Read more at nextSteps… Read More

April 29, 2020

Financial Resources: The Actors Fund Emergency Financial Assistance

Apply For Emergency Funds through The Actors Fund   Pentacle supports and recognizes other organizations giving arts relief to artists during emergencies.  Many need support that goes beyond the administrative help we provide. This week, we profile The Actors Fund, one of the industry’s best-known and trusted organizations. Read… Read More

April 24, 2020

Financial Resources: Investing during COVID-19 FAQ

Tips for Maintaining Good Financial Health as an artist   Market downturns can be scary, but there are ways to ease those fears. In addition, there are concrete steps you can take as an artist to maintain good financial health. Julian Schubach, longtime friend of Pentacle, answered a few Frequently… Read More

April 17, 2020

Pentacle To Provide Pro Bono Financial Urgent Care Program

Providing immediate and comprehensive financial arts relief In response to a prevalent need in the community for immediate and comprehensive financial relief for arts nonprofits and individual artists, Pentacle’s Financial Urgent Care will now offer pro bono financial assistance… Read More

April 14, 2020

Financial Resources: Unemployment Benefits Extended for Freelancers

LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW YOU CAN APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE As numerous performing arts companies and individual artists have lost vital streams of income due to the Coronavirus pandemic, many of us now need to file for unemployment. As of March 27, 2020, unemployment benefits have been extended for some… Read More

April 10, 2020

Financial Resources: Tax Filing Extension

Tax Deadline Extension helps with Arts Relief Pentacle knows many of our artists have intricate tax seasons due to multiple income sources and therefore file extensions. The IRS has extended the deadline to file and pay federal income taxes to July 15,… Read More

April 3, 2020