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March 23, 2020

Covid-19 Update: Websites that All May Find Helpful

General Information on Coronavirus

World Health Organization:
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public

Center for Disease Control (CDC):
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Federal Government: 
https://www.usa.gov/coronavirus

State Government:
https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home

City Government:
https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-main.page\

Assistance and How You Can Apply

NYC Employee Retention Grant Program:
https://www1.nyc.gov/nycbusiness/article/nyc-employee-retention-grant-program

Financial Assistance for Businesses Affected by Covid-19:
https://www1.nyc.gov/site/sbs/businesses/covid19-business-financial-assistance.page

US Small Business Administration — Disaster Loan Assistance:
https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela

Tax Deadlines

Federal: The deadline for Businesses and Individuals Income Tax filings has been moved to July 15th.

State:  With respect to Sales Tax in NYS, the failure to timely remit sales tax will not be subject to interest or penalties.  State income taxes filings has been extended to July 15th.

Protect Yourself

You can find information on testing, insurance, unemployment, price gouging, utilities, mortgage and rent at:
https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/know-your-rights.