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Small Business Requirements and Resources (SBRR) COVID-19 Impact Webinar

July 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This webinar provides a quick overview of some of the state responses, resources, and other impacts affecting small businesses.

About this Event

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought us into unprecedented times, and State and federal leaders have had to react for the health of our people and economy. This webinar provides a quick overview of some of the state responses, resources, and other impacts affecting small businesses.

You’ll also learn about:

  • The Small Business Liaison’s team response to COVID-19. Important messages from representatives of different State departments.
  • Getting unstuck – where to get further information and assistance to help you weather through this challenging period.
  • Small business recovery conversations.

The webinar includes brief presentation from six state department partners. The webinar moderator uses this engagement format:

  • Each presenter speaks sharing their Power Point slides.
  • After each presenter the moderator will take several questions from chat room.
  • After all presenters, we transition to the dedicated Q & A “open-mic.” Participants direct their question to the presenters, either using their computer microphones or in the chat.

Agenda preview subject to change:

  1. Employment Security Department – unemployment insurance, federal CARES Act, emergency rules, paid family and medical leave…
  2. Labor and Industries – requirements, guidance, employer assistance program -delayed payment and resources…
  3. Department of Revenue – workload impacts, tax return extended due dates, new tax guidance, programs and resources…
  4. Department of Enterprise Services – contracting and purchasing with the State…
  5. Department of Health – food safety, re-opening guidance…
  6. Governor’s Office of Regulatory Innovation and Assistance/ Small Business Liaison Team/Commerce, SBDC, SCORE, SBA Seattle – bottom-up economic recovery…
  7. Open-mic – dedicated time for more questions from participants.

We encourage you to join us!

Visit: coronavirus.wa.gov/information-for/business