COVID-19 Resource Center

The Coronavirus, officially COVID-19, has become a global health emergency. One of the measures Hoffman Brown Company is taking to keep our clients and Teammates safe is designing a completely virtual work environment. For the foreseeable future, our colleagues will be conducting business virtually to avoid any disruption in our ability to serve you. These measures are based on the CDC’s guidance and will evolve with the situation. Please know that we are fully functional, available and look forward to be of service.

The links below will help guide you for more information:

Federal Resources

SBA

The Paycheck Protection Program

The Paycheck Protection Program provides forgivable loans to small businesses that continue to pay their employees during the COVID-19 crisis.

IRS

Payroll Tax Credits

Payroll Tax Credits are available for certain small and medium-sized businesses impacted by COVID-19.

SBA

The U.S. Small Business Administration

The SBA is offering low-interest loans for small businesses and nonprofits impacted by COVID-19.

State Resources

CA.gov

Small Business Relief Payment Plans

The Small Business Relief Payment Plans allow certain small businesses to defer up to $50,000 of sales and use tax liability for 12 months without incurring any penalties or interest.

IBank

The California Small Business Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program

The CA Small Business Disaster Relief Loan Guarantee Program provides loans for small businesses that may not qualify for federal assistance.

Questions and Answers on Executive Order N-62-20

This document provides guidance related to the implementation of Governor Newsom’s Executive Order N-62-20. This Q&A may be updated as necessary to provide additional information.

Local Resources

EWDD

Los Angeles City Small Business Emergency Micro-loan Program

The LA City Small Business Emergency Micro-loan Program provides loans of up to $20,000 for small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.

Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation

The LA County EDC is providing grants of up to $10,000 and other assistance to small businesses and nonprofits impacted by COVID-19.

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is cooperating with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to respond to recent reports of a novel (new) coronavirus.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC says COVID-19 not caught easily from surfaces and 40% of transmission occurs before people feel sick

The Centers for Disease Control updated its guidance earlier this month to emphasize the coronavirus does not spread easily on surfaces, focusing more on human-to-human transmission.

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COVID-19 Update:

The Coronavirus, officially COVID-19, has become a global health emergency. One of the measures Hoffman Brown Company has taken to keep our CLIENTS and Teammates safe was to design a complete virtual work environment. For the foreseeable future, our colleagues will be conducting business virtually to avoid any disruption in our ability to serve you. These measures are based on the CDC’s guidance and will evolve with the situation. Please know that we are fully functional, available and look forward to being of service.