Funding for Businesses
SBDC Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources Webpage
Get information on all funding options (EIDL, PPP, Bridge Loans), tax credits and tax deferrals and download the PPP application
Help Colorado Now (non-profits and community organizations)
The Colorado COVID Relief Fund’s purpose is to raise and coordinate allocation of funds based on prevention, impact and recovery needs of community-based organizations in Colorado.
Paid Leave and Tax Credit
Small and midsize employers can begin taking advantage of two new refundable payroll tax credits, designed to immediately and fully reimburse them, dollar-for-dollar, for the cost of providing Coronavirus-related leave to their employees.
Guides and Resources fro the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Other Resources for Businesses
Arapahoe/Douglas Works! Resources for Employers
Information on The Work Share & Rapid Response Programs, Unemployment, and Emergency Paid Sick Leave Rules
Douglas County Community Response Webpage
Find information on public health, human recovery needs, economic recovery needs and volunteer opportunities
Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade
Resources are available to support small businesses, nonprofits, freelancers, and independent contractors.
Two-Month Grace Period for Business Personal Property Tax - Douglas County
Good news for businesses owners in Douglas County who face an upcoming deadline to file their business personal property declarations. Douglas County Assessor Lisa Frizell has extended the deadline to June 15 with no late penalties imposed.
Assistance for Employees
Health Insurance for Individuals
Special Enrollment Period for individual health insurance will be extended to run through April 30, 2020. The original period that was announced on March 19 was set to end on Friday, April 3. For anyone enrolling after April 3, their health insurance will become effective May 1.