CARES Act + Small Business Assistance:

CARES Act + Small Business Assistance:

More About CARES Act + Small Business Assistance:

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses. The administration soon will release more details including the list of lenders offering loans under the program. click for details

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL). In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, small business owners are eligible to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan advance of up to $10,000. This advance will provide economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue. Funds will be made available within three days of a successful application. This loan advance will not have to be repaid. click for details

In addition, employers should also be aware of these existing programs:

Federal Emergency Paid Leave Program:
Through the end of 2020, employers with fewer than 500 employees must provide 80 hours of paid sick leave and 10 weeks of paid family leave. Note that employers will be reimbursed by the IRS for 100% of the paid leave in 2 weeks or less. They will also be reimbursed for employees’ health care premiums during leave. The current IRS guidance can be found here: click for details

CT Department of Labor’s Shared Work Program:
Allows employers to reduce employees’ hours by up to 60% and DOL will step in to provide unemployment insurance (UI) benefits that help offset the lost wages, as well as the new federal UI supplement. More information about the program can be found here: click for details

Town Planner Sponsors who can help:

BitX Funding: click for details



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Date: April 4, 2020


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