COVID-19 Community Updates & Information

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If you are a Chamber Member or local business, and would like to be added to our Local Restaurant & Business list, please email us at Robyn@grapevinechamber.org

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LOCAL BUSINESS UPDATES

Local SBA Lenders

Restaurant Information

Local Business Updates and Offers

*Please note that this information is being updated daily as received by businesses and if you need to update your business information, please contact robyn@grapevinechamber.org.

Community Impact Local News

Look Who is Hiring & Apply Now

Employment & Staffing Services

TARRANT COUNTY SHELTER AT HOME RESOLUTION

For the full executive order with all restrictions, please CLICK HERE.

NON-PROFIT NEEDS

Community Storehouse

GRACE

I CAN STILL SHINE

The Gatehouse

6 Stones

U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division

 The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) published its first round of implementation guidance pursuant to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).   The guidance addresses critical questions such as:

How does an employer count its number of employees to determine coverage?

How can small businesses obtain an exemption?

How does an employer count hours for part-time employees?

How does an employer calculate wages employees are entitled to under the FFCRA?

The initial Wage and Hour Division guidance is available in three-parts:

Fact Sheet for Employees

Fact Sheet for Employers

Questions and Answers

BUSINESS RESOURCES

SBA Loan Programs Overview

Office of Governor Greg Abbott

SCORE Fort Worth – Free Mentoring Services
Pair your business with the best mentor to help you with your business.

Small Business Resource List

U.S. Department of Labor
Help workers and employers prepare for Unemployment, Workplace Safty, & much more.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Connects you, your staff, and your business with Legislative and urgent business resources.

Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
Learn what 7,500 Chamber of Commerce across the U.S. are doing to serve our members.

TAX ASSISTANCE

To help people facing the challenges of COVID-19 issues, the IRS announced a sweeping series of steps to assist taxpayers by providing relief on a variety of issues ranging from easing payment guidelines to postponing compliance actions.  Please share this with your members, staff, clients, colleagues and anyone who may benefit from this information.

Click here to learn about:

  • Given the #COVID19 outbreak, #IRS is suspending compliance programs temporarily to ease the burden on people facing tax issues.
  • Due to the #COVID19 outbreak, #IRS is postponing payments related to Installment Agreements and Offers in Compromise and limiting other enforcement actions.
  • #IRS will temporarily suspend many collections and enforcement activities as soon as possible.
  • In addition to extending tax deadlines and working on two new tax credits, #IRS will temporarily suspend many collections and enforcement activities.
  • #IRS is easing the burden on people facing tax issues. In addition to extending tax deadlines and working on two new tax credits, we’ll temporarily suspend many collections and enforcement activities.
  • #IRS is taking several steps to assist taxpayers in various stages of the Offers in Compromise process.
  • A new #IRS People First Initiative provides immediate relief to help people facing uncertainty over taxes.

HEALTH INFORMATION

 

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