Entries by Cindy Doyl

SBA & Treasury Begin Public-Private Effort to Distribute Funds

See SBA press release here at sba.gov With $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared, SBA and Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds Release Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Release Number: 20-29 Contact: Press_Office@sba.gov, (202) 205-7036 WASHINGTON – Following President Trump’s signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) […]

Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Washington Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus

Disaster Field Operations Center West Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Washington Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Release Date:  March 21, 2020 Contact:  Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500, Richard.Jenkins@sba.gov Release Number:  WA 16333-02 Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram SBA Amends Disaster Declaration Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Washington […]

Treasury and IRS Issue Guidance on Deferring Tax Payments Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

View full release here https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm948 Washington – Following President Donald J. Trump’s emergency declaration pursuant to the Stafford Act, the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today issued guidance allowing all individual and other non-corporate tax filers to defer up to $1 million of federal income tax (including self-employment tax) payments due on April […]

Coronavirus — A health and economic vitality concern

‘The Wenatchee World’ Op-ed article by the Chelan Douglas Regional Port Authority regarding how we can support our local small business now to keep them in business https://www.wenatcheeworld.com/news/coronavirus/opinion-chelan-douglas-regional-port-authority-coronavirus-a-health-and/article_de98118c-6544-11ea-8a6b-bbc3fb6a33f7.html

SBA To Provide Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) Up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans

Read the full article from sba.gov here: https://www.sba.gov/node/1658220 Release Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020 Release Number: 20-24 S. FL Contact: Jennifer.Kelly@sba.gov (202)205-7036 WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President’s address to the nation: “The President took bold, decisive action to make our 30 million small businesses more resilient to […]

Resource List for Washington State Businesses and Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Resources from governor.wa.gov. See full list at https://www.governor.wa.gov/coronavirus-resource-list-businesses-and-workers Financial assistance The Washington State Department of Revenue (DOR) can work with impacted companies that request an extension on tax filing. The law grants the Department authority to extend the due date for excise tax returns. A business may request such an extension from the Department prior […]

COVID-19 message to Washington state businesses and workers from Governor Jay Inslee

Governor Jay Inslee full letter can be read here: https://www.governor.wa.gov/news-media/special-covid-19-message-washington-state-businesses-and-workers-governor-jay-inslee Here are two specific resources that may help you as you make decisions regarding your employees, clients and customers. Our State Department of Health, in cooperation with the US Centers for Disease Control, has issued important workplace guidelines. You have an important role to play in […]

SBDC Business Advisor – Kittitas County

Screening begins 3/18/2020. This is has been updated to open until filled. Washington State University (WSU) invites applications for the position of Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Advisor. Location is Cle Elum and Ellensburg, Washington. Applications must be submitted online at WSU. Please see full job bulletin for more information and application: https://wsujobs.com/postings/50859 The […]