State & Local Resources

TOMA has developed resource pages for each state in the regional association. These tool kits are designed to inform and equip exhibitors with the most important and up-to-date information help prepare businesses for the near and long-term impact. Click the state where you operate for a detailed list of state and federal resources.

Federal COVID-19 Response

Wondering which SBA program is right for you? Need an SBA Lender?

View the SBA Coronavirus Pandemic Disaster Loans table to compare the different programs! Find an SBA lender using SBA’s tool!

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

The CARES Act was signed by President Trump on March 27th, 2020. We have provided information in regards to what the law involves, FAQs, and resourceful links to access more information. More information…

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Eligible theater owners can apply for disaster loans through the Small Business Administration. Click here to visit the SBA website. 

Main Street Lending Facility

Families First Coronavirus Reponse Act (FFCRA)

The DOL has published guidance to provide information to employees and employers about how each will be able to take advantage of the protections and relief offered by the FFCRA when it goes into effect on April 1, 2020. The guidance includes Questions and Answers addressing critical issues such the scope of the small business exemption Fact Sheet for Employees, a Fact Sheet for Employers, and two new required posters—one for federal workers and one for all other employees, as well as Questions and Answers about posting requirements, and Field Assistance Bulletin describing WHD’s 30-day non-enforcement policy.

US Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship

The Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship created a comprehensive guide about the CARES Act for small businesses. Access Guide…

Committee on Ways and Means - House of Representatives

The Ways and Means Committee have compiled information that provide details on all Congressional COVID-19 packages, FAQs and current updates on Congress decisions. Visit Site…

Business Resources

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has compiled several resources to assist businesses including a business tracker, guidelines, and a webinar to learn more about the COVID-19 impact. Visit Site…

Unemployment Insurance Flexibilities

The Employment and Training Administration announced new guidance outlining state flexibilities in administering their unemployment insurance programs to assist Americans affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Under the guidance, federal law permits significant flexibility for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits in multiple scenarios related to COVID-19.

DOL: Coronavirus Guidance

The DOL has resources to help workers and employers prepare for the COVID-19 virus. Click here for more information. 

IRS: Coronavirus Tax Relief

The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. Click here for more information. 

IRS: Coronavirus Tax Relief

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued new guidance on reporting incidences of COVID-19 infections when employees are known to have contracted the Coronavirus at the workplace. Further details on these recordkeeping procedures may be found at OSHA’s Injury and Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements page. You can also click here for more Coronavirus information and guidance from OSHA.

CDC: Resources for Businesses and Employers

The CDC has issued Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers on issues ranging from cleaning and disinfection guidance, best practices for social distancing, and strategies and recommendations that can be implemented now to respond to COVID-19. Click here for more information. 

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