Webinar: What Manufacturers Need to Know About Payroll Tax Deferral

AIV’s national allies and partners at NAM are hosting a webinar this Wednesday September 2 from 3:00 to 3:45 pm to discuss President’s executive order on the deferral of employee payroll tax obligations and the recently-released guidance to implement this policy, which takes effect this week.  It will provide an overview of the policy and […]

Catch Up on Recent Webinars

AIV’s national allies and partners at the Manufacturing Leadership Council has been holding a series of webinars “What’s Next for Manufacturing”, featuring frontline stories and expert perspectives about the COVID-19 crisis.  Now recordings of all meetings can be found clicking here.

State Grants Available for Diesel Conversion/Alternatives

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has developed the Vermont Diesel Emissions Reduction Grants program, which provides technical assistance and incentive funding for projects that reduce emissions from diesel powered vehicles, engines and equipment. DEC has posted a Request for Proposals and is now accepting applications for this grant opportunity. The application deadline is September […]

Upcoming Webinar

AIV’s national allies and partners at NAM are offering the following webinar: COVID-19’s Impact on Manufacturing, August Update webinar featuring NAM Chief Economist Chad Moutray and industry executives. August 25 at 1:00 pm.  Click here.  

Updated 2020 Commercial Building Energy Standards (CBES) Available

Free hard copies of the updated 2020 Vermont Commercial Building Energy Standards (CBES) Codebook are available. Contact the Energy Code Assistance Center on 1-855-887-0673 or e-mail ecacemail@veic.org for copies. Electronic copies of the commercial code are also available for purchase through the International Code Council (ICC) website (click here). There is also a free viewable […]

Grants for Agriculture and Working Lands Businesses and Organizations Now Open

Governor Scott and the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets have announced $8.5 million in relief funding available for farmers, sugar makers, meat and poultry processors, slaughterhouses, farmers markets, agricultural food products businesses, forest products businesses, and producer associations to cover losses and expenses caused by the COVID-19 public health emergency. The Agriculture and Working Lands Assistance Application is the third and final […]

Reminder:  PPP and EIDL Webinars Continue

PPP Forgiveness Webinars Tuesdays and Thursdays The SBA Vermont District Office hosts a free daily webinar from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays to discuss Paycheck Protection Program forgiveness and other changes. To join the webinar, click here. To join by phone, call 202.765.1264 and when prompted enter the code 237511921#. Upon joining […]

Upcoming Webinars

AIV’s national allies and partners at NAM and the Manufacturing Institute are offering the following webinars that might be of use and interest: MFG Day 2020: Hosting Virtual MFG Day Events this Year. August 13 at 2:00 pm. Click here. COVID-19’s Impact on Manufacturing, August Update webinar featuring NAM Chief Economist Chad Moutray and industry […]

Upcoming Webinars

AIV’s national partners and allies at NAM, the Manufacturing Leadership Council, and the Manufacturing Institute are offering the upcoming webinars that might be of interest to you and your company: Insights from the Department of Defense’s Domestic PPE Information Days on projected PPE demand and increasing domestic PPE production capacity. August 6 at 11:00 am.  […]

Upcoming Webinars

The following webinars are provided by AIV’s national partners and allies at NAM, the Manufacturing Leadership Council, and the Manufacturing Institute:  US Customs & Border Protection’s USMCA Center webinar to discuss USMCA implementation. July 20 at 3:00 pm. Click here to register. What’s Next for Manufacturing? The Implications: Rethinking Supply Chains and Reshoring. July 21 […]