ATLAS COVID-19 Resource Page

Welcome to our COVID-19 Relief Resources page. We are constantly researching and staying up to date on COVID-19 news and external resources. We will continuously update this page (and you) as more comes out on the resources available to you.

We are also adding resources and updates, including Q&A videos, on our blog here.

Please do not hesitate to contact ATLAS for assistance with these resources. We are here for you and will continue to serve you through this uncertain time.

An Update on Economic Impact Payments:

Clarifications and links from the IRS on Economic Impact Payments for American taxpayers:

  • Timeline on when to expect to see the Economic Impact Payments for a large number of taxpayers here.
  • Information on who is eligible for the Economic Impact Payments and where to enter payment information for non-filers here. (Includes list of what information is needed to complete the form)

 

Here is what we know at this time for small business owners and employers:

Small Business Disaster Assistance Loans:

  • Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 can seek individual small business loans up to $2 Million.
  • Eligibility information for Colorado found here.
  • Eligibility information for Arizona found here(these are by state as an example, but each state will have their own eligibility information)
  • Apply here.

SBA Loan Program through CARES Act:

  • The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has put together this guide to help small businesses and self-employed individuals prepare to file for an emergency loan.
  • Download guide here.

Additional Small Business Resources:

  • Small Business Owner’s guide to the CARES Act here. This includes FAQs about the different programs/loans below.
  • Locate information on your local Small Business Administration office
  • Paycheck Protection Program here. This can provide capital to cover the cost of retaining employees.
    • If you need assistance in the application process for a SBA PPP loan. Contact us here. We have a SBA PPP loan assistance team that can help you.
  • Emergency Economic Injury Grant here. This can provide a quick, smaller amount of cash to cover you right now.
  • Find local assistance through the SBA now here.

Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (In effect April 2, 2020):

  • All employees of employers with fewer than 500 employees, regardless of the length of their tenure, are eligible for paid sick leave.
  • Information found here.
  • Actual bill found here.

Emergency Family and Medical Leave (In effect April 2, 2020):

  • All employees of employers with fewer than 500 employees, who have worked with an employer for at least 30 days, are eligible.
  • Information found here.
  • Actual bill found here.

 

Family First Coronavirus Response Act (FFRCA):

  • Information from the Department of Labor on employee rights under FFCRA.
  • Poster for all employers and employees here.
  • FAQs and Answers about the poster here.

 

Employee Work Share Program

  • Alternative to laying off your employees, this allows you to let your employees keep working, but with fewer hours.
  • Information found here(this link is specific to Colorado, for an example, but each state will have their own information regarding this program)

 

Additional News

The Federal tax filing deadline has been moved from April 15 to July 15, 2020.

Several states have followed the federal deadline move.

Your state’s deadlines can be seen here. (this link is continuously updated)

 

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