Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Economic Relief Opportunities for Small Businesses

March 2020
Region: Americas
Congress and the Trump Administration are working to pass billions of dollars in economic relief for small businesses affected by the novel COVID-19, commonly known as the “coronavirus.” In addition, the Small Business Administration (SBA) has issued revised guidelines to begin issuing economic injury disaster loans to small businesses in affected states. This memorandum provides an overview of existing assistance opportunities, as well as a summary of provisions being negotiated by Congress and the Trump Administration.