Government & Agency Information

Northeast Newsletter_10-04-21

(DCEO-State of Illinois Resources)

Phase 5 Guideline for Business and Venues (June, 2021)

Bridge Phase 5 Executive Order of the State of Illinois (May 17, 2021) 

DeKalb County Health Dept Bridge to Phase 5 Guidance (May 14, 2021)

IRS: Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic 2021 supplemental application period now open (Mar. 15, 2021) 

IRS: Face masks and other personal protective equipments are tax-deductible (Mar. 26, 2021) 

IRS: Availability of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit to Tribes and Tribal Entities (Apr. 1, 2021)

IRS, Treasury disburse more Economic Impact Payments under the American Rescue Plan (Apr. 1, 2021)

IRS to recalculate taxes on unemployment benefits (Mar. 31, 2021)

IRS Small Business Tax Workshop (April 2021)

IRS guidance for Employee Retention Credit for first two quarters of 2021 (Apr. 2, 2021)

SBA Increases Lending Limit for COVID -19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan 03-24-2021

SBA Extends Deferment Period for all COVID-19 EIDL and Other Disaster Loans until 2022 03-16-2021

IDPH COVID-19 Resurgence Criteria

Vaccine Distribution Plan Phase 1B 01-16-2021

All Sports Policy with Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 3 and Phase 4 Mitigations 01-22-2021

Phase 4 Mitigation FAQ 01-19-2021

Restore Illinois Mitigation Plan 01-15-2021

IDHP Emergency Rules and Enforcement


IDHR-SHPT-2020-OCT-V2 Training must take by 12312020

11/16/2020 DCEO Programs Update

10/21/2020 Lt. Governor Hosting Business Interruption Grant Webinar

Round 2 of BIG Program (09-2020)

BIG Program Announced by Governor JB Pritzker



DCEO Launching 1st Round of New Grants

Economic Impact Payment Information

Economic Impact Payments: Non-Filers

Employee Retention Credit for Taxpayers

Federal Income Taxes Filing & Payment Q. & A

IHDA offering rental and mortgage assistance

Illinois State Treasurer Charitable Trust Fall Grant-Food & Housing

Illinois Treasurer Small Business COVID-19 Relief and Assistance

Illinois Department of Labor Information Minimum Wage Increase 07-01-20

IRS Filing and Payment Deadlines Q & A

IRS Notice Clarifying Deductibility PPP for Small Business

IRS warning against COVID-19 fraud; other financial schemes

IRS Why the Economic Impact Payment Amount Could be Different

NCCI COVID-10 Resource Center & Workers Compensation

Non-Filers Enter Payment Information

Paycheck Protection Program ReOpened until August 8th


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SBA Information PPP Forgiveness Application Begins August 10th

SBA & Treasury PPP Announcement

SBA and Treasury Announce Simpler PPP Forgiveness for Loans of $50K or less

SBA & Treasury Revised Guidelines PPP (06-16-2020)

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program Re-Opened

Set up information for Direct Deposit Stimulus Check

U.S. Department of Treasury Payroll Tax Credits

U.S. Treasury Employee Retention Credit Information

Updated FAQ: Employee Retention Credit Under the CARES ACT