SBA Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources


Explanations and links for small businesses in the following categories: Paycheck Protection Program; Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Loan Advance; SBA Debt Relief; SBA Express Bridge Loans; Guidance for Businesses and Employers; SBA Products and Resources; Government Contracting; and Local Assistance

The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act


A comprehensive guide to the major programs and initiatives that will soon be available from the Small Business Administration (SBA), as well as additional tax provisions that are outside the scope of SBA. Covered topics include:
-How to contact your local SBA;
-Questions to point you in the right direction when getting started;
-Links for further information;
-FAQs and more.

IFA Letter to House Leadership on COVID-19 Relief


Letter urging Speaker Pelosi and Republican Leader McCarthy to work closely with the Small Business Administration (SBA) to ensure the loans are rapidly administered to affected areas.

IFA specifically asks Congress to make clear that franchise owners affiliated with a brand are eligible for the same small business relief as non-franchised small businesses. This letter lays out detailed, recommended policies that can be followed to achieve this objective.