COVID-19 Resources for Businesses
Posted January 20, 2021 – Important Information about Effect of New Federal Law on 2020 Wisconsin Tax Returns – DOR Important Information About Effect of New Federal Law on 2020 Wisconsin Tax Returns
Posted December 1, 2020 – Grants available for Wisconsin Exporters seeking to grow E-Commerce capabilities in Chinese Markets. DATCP Home International Agribusiness Center Overview (wi.gov)
Posted October 13, 2020 – PPP Forgiveness for Loans up to $50,000. https://www.sba.gov/article/2020/oct/08/sba-treasury-announce-simpler-ppp-forgiveness-loans-50000-or-less October 31, 2020 deadline!
Posted October 12, 2020 – We’re All In Business Grant Phase 2
Funded by the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the We’re All In Small Business Grant Phase 2 program will provide grants to Wisconsin small businesses to assist with the costs of business interruption or for health and safety improvements, wages and salaries, rent, mortgages, and inventory. Please visit the Wisconsin SBDC’s dedicated Covid 19 site for all of the latest updates: https://wisconsinsbdc.org/services/covid-19/ You must apply online at revenue.wi.gov . Information link to Department of Revenue.
Posted June 15, 2020 Farm Support Application Link – Wis Dept of Revenue.
Posted June 1 – “We’re All In” Small Business Grant Information https://wedc.org/programs-and-resources/wai-small-business-grant
Frequently asked questions https://wedc.org/wai-small-business-grant-frequently-asked-questions/
Posted May 27 – Routes to Recovery: Local Government Aid Grants Program
Released May 13, 2020: Gov. Evers’ Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling
Enacted May 13, 2020: The Wisconsin Supreme Court has issued a 4-3 decision in Legislature v. Palm, declaring the Department of Health Services’s (DHS) “Safer at Home” order unenforceable and immediately striking down the order.
Posted May 11, 2020: Emergency Order #36 Interim Order to Turn the Dial
Posted April 27, 2020: Emergency Order #34 Interim Order to Turn the Dial – Effective April 29, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
Posted April 20, 2020: Emergency Order #31 Badger Bounce Back from Governor Evers
Posted April 16, 2020: Emergency Order #28 Safer at Home from Governor Evers
Wisconsin Department of Revenue COVID-19 Information and Announcements
SBA Disaster Loan (Economic Injury Disaster Loan) program YouTube video providing step-by-step explanation of how to apply for the program
Wisconsin Small Business Development Center – COVID-19
The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
“CARES Act” Executive Summary – Paycheck Protection Program
SBA Loan – CARES Act Worksheet (Excel file, note: Two tabs, one is an example)
SMB Disaster Loan Assistance – Economic Injury Disaster Loan Application
Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance – Department of Workforce Development
Prosperity Southwest’s dedicated webpage for information regarding Business Assistance for COVID-19
UW Extension is updated daily and includes good information on everything financially related to covid-19
SBA Payroll Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application and Instruction Form https://www.sba.gov/about-sba/sba-newsroom/press-releases-media-advisories/sba-and-treasury-release-paycheck-protection-program-loan-forgiveness-application