Subsequently, the annual attestation requirement at 13 C.F.R. §§ 127.400(a)(1)—(2) remains in abeyance until futher notice. This means WOSB Program participants do not need to annually attest to their continued eligibility at this time.
Participants must still follow the program requirement detailed in 13 C.F.R. §§ 127.400(b): “Any concern seeking to remain a certified WOSB or EDWOSB must undergo a program examination and recertify its continued eligibility to SBA every three years.”
Additionally, participants should remain aware of the regulation at 13 C.F.R. § 127.401: “Once certified, a WOSB or EDWOSB must notify SBA of any material changes that could affect its eligibility within 30 calendar days of any such change. Material change includes, but is not
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