Links and information

Federal Agencies You May Want To Contact

Small Business Administration

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has an information page for Business Guidance and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. To visit their page, please click here.


U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has established "Combating the Coronavirus" on its website with resources including workplace tips for employees, customizable flyers and signage, preparedness checklists, social media toolkits, travel notices, and reports on the worldwide economic condition and how it may impact your business. To visit their page, please click here.


Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides information about COVID-19 with the latest updates, resources for the community, and guidelines to help protect yourself. To visit their page, please click here.

Tennessee Extends Certain Tax Deadlines Due to Covid-19

NASHVILLE - In light of the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the Tennessee Department of Revenue has extended the tax filing and payment deadlines for certain taxes.

The filing deadlines for Franchise and Excise Tax and Hall Income Tax returns originally due April 15, 2020, have been extended to July 15, 2020.  Interest and late filing penalties will not be applied to returns filed and payments made on or before this extended due date.  More information regarding deadline extensions for these taxes can be found in important notice #20-05 and important notice #20-06 on the department’s website. please click here


COVID-19 Bulletin #9

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 | 05:15pm

Today, Governor Bill Lee provided an update on Tennessee’s efforts regarding COVID-19 relief. Gov. Lee’s daily press conferences can be viewed live each day this week at 3 p.m. CDT. Gov. Lee has also established a website specific to COVID-19 updates which can be found here.


Alabama Department of Labor

Coronavirus and Unemployment Insurance Benefits Frequently Asked Questions, click here

Families First Coronavirus Response Act, click here

COVID-19 Resources from the Alabama Department of Labor, click here


Alabama Department of Revenue

For small businesses, restaurants, and other food service businesses unable to pay their state sales taxes due to the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19), late payment penalties will be waived for taxes reported on returns filed for the February, March, and April 2020 reporting periods. Similar relief is being provided for state lodgings taxes due for these same periods.

Alabama Department of Revenue COVID-19 Update page, click here


Alabama Department of Public Health

For the most updated information about COVID-19 in Alabama, please visit the Alabama Department of Public Health's resource page on the outbreak.