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The health and safety of Jacksonville citizens is of our utmost concern. We want to ensure that residents have the latest information regarding the virus and its current impacts.

Read the City's Frequently Asked Questions and Answers regarding COVID-19 at this page. 

It is important to remember that risk of getting the disease is directly related to exposure to the virus.

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Financial Relief

The Small Business Administration (SBA) will offer Small Businesses impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) up to $2 million in Economic Injury Disaster Loan Assistance (EIDL).

The Small Business Administration (SBA) will offer Small Businesses impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) up to $2 million in Economic Injury Disaster Loan Assistance (EIDL).  Under our EIDL program the SBA makes loans available to small businesses and private non-profit organizations in designated areas of a state or territory to help alleviate economic injury caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). For more information, visit the SBA website at this hyperlink. 

The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, Jessie Ball duPont Fund, Jewish Federation and Foundation of Northeast Florida, United Way of Northeast Florida and United Way of St. Johns County are re-activating Florida’s First Coast Relief Fund. The fund will assist organizations helping those in Northeast Florida affected by this public health crisis.
To contribute to the fund or apply for funding, visit the the First Coast Relief Fund website at the following link: unitedwaynefl.org/COVID19response

Everything You Need to Know About Coronavirus Federal Small Business Stimulus Aid Programs

Everything You Need to Know About Coronavirus Federal Small Business Stimulus Aid Programs A breakdown of all the federal programs and aid for small business coronavirus assistance. Three separate packages approved by Congress and signed by President Trump over the past weeks combined offer a variety of assistance to businesses. Here’s a breakdown of Coronavirus Preparedness…
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5 Resources to Help Your Small Business Survive the CoronaVirus

5 Resources to Help Your Small Business Survive the Coronavirus The coronavirus is causing financial difficulties for businesses across the U.S. Here are five resources that can help you navigate this difficult situation From disaster assistance loans to fee forgiveness from banks and credit card companies, there are many resources offering relief to struggling small businesses…
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IRS Extends Tax Filing Deadline

On Tuesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced that the tax filing deadline for US taxpayers to pay income taxes for 2019 will be pushed back by 90 days in an effort to soften the financial fallout from the corona-virus outbreak. The reprieve applies for up to $1 million in taxes owed, and would cover many…
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IRS Allows High-deductible health plans to cover Coronavirus

The Internal Revenue Service confirmed that high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) can pay for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)-related testing and treatment, without jeopardizing their status. This also means that an individual with an HDHP that covers these costs may continue to contribute to a health savings account (HSA). In Notice 2020-15 (PDF), posted on IRS.gov, the IRS…
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