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COVID 19 Employee Retention Credit

Was Your Business Impacted By COVID-19?

Apply today for a Payroll Tax Credit

This payroll tax credit, called the Employee Retention Credit, has not been widely publicized but is available to most companies affected by COVID-19 that had less than 500 employees. To help customers simplify the application process, Horizon Bank has partnered with Innovation Refunds which specializes in assisting businesses through this process.

There is a fee involved, 25% of the processed return, which is paid to Innovation Refunds only if the refund is received.  Horizon Bank will receive a small referral fee paid by Innovation Refunds out of the 25%.

While our partnership with Innovative Refunds provides expert CPAs and Tax Attorneys who specialize in this Employee Retention Credit, you may also contact your local CPA to see if they can assist you.  

Get started today and in only 12 minutes you may qualify for up to $26,000 per eligible employee.* 

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Get your refund in 4 easy steps 

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    Qualify by filling out the 12-minute application.
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    Upload supporting documents to Innovation Refunds' secure portal.
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    Your application is reviewed by a specialized team of CPAs.
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    Check your projected refund amount for FREE!



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"The IRS anticipates 70 - 80% of businesses are good candidates for taking the Employee Retention Credit"  - Forbes

Don't miss it!  Your company may be eligible if:

  1. The business was impacted by COVID-19.
  2. The business had between 5 - 500 full-time equivalent employees.
  3. The business paid payroll taxes.

Visit the IRS website to learn more

Frequently Asked Questions

*Subject to Tax Evaluation by Innovation Refunds. Pre-qualification is not a guarantee of approval.

Horizon Bank is not affiliated with Innovation Refunds and makes no representation or warranty as to the quality, accuracy, or reliability of the Innovation Refunds website.

To deposit the funds with Horizon Bank you must open a Horizon Bank Business Checking Account if you do not already have one.

Don't have a business checking account with Horizon?

Horizon offers a variety of business accounts so we can help you find the best fit for you.

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