Coronavirus, Covid 19, Business Resources

This page is not intended to provide breaking alerts or health updates. Please use these resources for those needs:

Financial Resources

AltCap Fast Start Loan: A regional partner, AtlCap has streamlined their process for loans up to $20,000 with a processing time of about 48 hours. The first month payment can be waived.

Coronavirus Aid Relief, and Economic Security Act Overview: The US Chamber of Commerce has created an overview of the legislation

Facebook: Cash grants and online marketing credits

Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Assistance: Applications can now be submitted via the portal.

Employer/Employee Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Interim Guidance for Businesses: Workplace guidance for employers

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: Guidance regarding Covid-19 and non-discrimination laws.

Families First Coronavirus Response Act:

Kansas Department of Labor: Resources of employers regarding workplace safety, the shared work program and filing for potential unemployment claims. Resources for workers impacted by reduced hours or layoffs

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: An index of frequently asked questions and recommendations by industry type.

Utility Services

Kansas Coporation Commission: Waiver of utility disconnects until April 15

Income Tax Filing Deadlines

IRS Tax Relief for Disaster Areas: The Federal deadline for filing taxes and payment has altered

Kansas Tax Filing Deadline: The State deadline for renewals has been altered


Local Business Resources

Miami County Economic Development Google Form: Provide us information regarding your operational changes. It will then be shared with others.

Miami County Businesses Covid-19 Response Updates: If your business has already been added to the list but information is incorrect or missing, call 913-294-4045 or email

Visit Miami County Facebook Page: This is where the information gathered from the Google form is being shared.

Federal Agencies

USDA: Frequently asked questions and resources regarding COVID-19 and food production, inspections, loans, plant and animal health guidelines and more. 

State Agencies

Kansas Attorney General: Report price gouging

Kansas Department of Commerce: Information and resources to assist businesses.

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: An index of frequently asked questions and recommendations by industry type

Kansas Driver’s License and Vehicle Registrations: The State deadline for renewals has been extended

Kansas Essential Functions Request Site: A portal providing assistance regarding Essential Business determinations

Regional Operations

Miami County Appraiser’s Office: Information about upcoming Payment Under Protection Hearings and 2020 Informal Hearings

Sixth Judicial District Court: Schedule for court hearings

Small Business Administration: Business emergency plans

Additional Resources

Woman’s Foundation: Webinars and updates regarding efforts to support women-owned businesses.

Constangy, Brooks, Smith and Prophete, LLP: Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 and federal labor issues in addition to materials to help business owners think through a business plan.