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Tax Day for individuals extended to May 17: Treasury, IRS extend filing and payment deadline

Original article was posted on the IRS website and can be found here. WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced today that the federal income tax filing due date for individuals for the 2020 tax year will be automatically extended from April 15, 2021, to May 17, 2021. The IRS will be providing formal guidance in the coming days. "This continues to be a tough time for many pe Read more...

Press Release

Africap LLC, an FCA Corp affiliate, completes financing for Zambian CPG manufacturer.

HOUSTON, TEXAS & LIVINGSTONE, ZAMBIA- Africap LLC, an FCA Corp affiliate, announced its investment into Victoria Brands (“Victoria Brands”, or the “Company”), a Livingstone, Zambia-based manufacturer of white-label food items. Victoria Brands Ltd flagship brand, Victoria 1855, is named after the majestic Victoria Falls which were first shown to David Livingstone in 1855 by the Batoka people. The company’s fres Read more...

Economy & Business

Property rights, data, and prosperity in Africa

Tom Koch, Director of Global Capital & Strategy for FCA Corp recently published the following article on the Atlantic Council website. Published: December 17, 2020 One of the biggest obstacles to wealth creation and greater economic prosperity in Africa has to do with land ownership. Overcoming this obstacle will require better data collection, aggregation, and transparency. Africa’s colonial history i Read more...

Practice Management

Advisory Firm Business Practices In A Time Of Crisis

Garrett Gish, director of global capital and strategy; Wesley Yuhnke, chief investment officer; and Robert Scharar, president, recently shared FCA Corp's crisis management experiences with other financial services professionals on Read more...

Uncategorized

CARES Act Waives Required Minimum Distributions

Dated: April 1, 2020 On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law the CARES Act in response to the widespread negative economic impact resulting from the current COVID-19 crisis. There are many facets in bill ranging from small Read more...

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Paycheck Protection Program

Date: March 30, 2020 WHAT IS THE PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM? The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn Read more...