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March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Business Resources & Information

Below are links which provide helpful information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). These sources listed below have comprehensive information which is updated frequently. We encourage you to visit these sites as you navigate business during this unprecedented time. Please feel free to contact your Chamber team member if we can provide assistance to you.

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

U.S. Labor Department Issues Guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Local Information

City of Columbia:
Stay Home Ordinance 2020-034

Columbia Chamber Coffee with Carl:
March 27, 2020

Columbia Chamber IMPACT Teleconferences:

Columbia Chamber:
Partner Hot Deals

Now Hiring:
Costco
Kroger
Walmart

Richland County Public Library:
Support for Small Businesses

Information on the Virus

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Coronavirus FAQS

SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC):
Local Updates

World Health Organization (WHO):
Q&A on Coronavirus

Information for your Business

City of Columbia:
Modified Operations, effective March 17, 2020

Department of Labor:
Compliance Assistance Toolkits

Elliott Davis:
Updates on Business Tax Information & Laws

LandrumHR:
Preparing Your Business for a Coronavirus Outbreak

Small Business Administration:
Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources
SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Powerpoint

South Carolina Department of Commerce:
COVID-19 Business Resource Center

South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce:
How to Apply for Benefits

South Carolina Department of Revenue:
Tax Relief for Persons and Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus, effective March 17, 2020

U.S. Chamber of Commerce:
Coronavirus Workplace Tips for Employees
Guidance for Employers to Plan and Respond to the Coronavirus 

Information on Legal Topics

Ogleetree Deakins:
The Emergency Coronavirus Bill: What the Employers Need to Know Regarding the Legislative Response to COVID-19

South Carolina Chamber of Commerce:
Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R.6201)

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