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COVID-19 Business, Government and Public Health Resources
We invite members to share state specific COVID-19 information about government benefit programs or business funding resources with the ASMP community, please log in and go to COVID-19 Forum in the ASMP Forums to post updates for your state.
ASMP Strictly Business
If you need to update or revise contracts or licensing agreements or need additional information on estimates, log in and go to the ASMP member-only business resources below:
Contracts for additional information about licensing agreements, model releases, etc.
ASMP Paperwork Share to research estimating techniques and learn from their peers by reviewing historic estimates from a variety of regions and specialties.
04.27.20: Bankrate “Everything You Need to Know About Mortgage Forebearance”
04.01.20: American Bankers Association “The Industry Responds to the Coronavirus,” a list of banks and what they are doing to respond
03.12.20: Forbes Magazine post List of banks offering relief to customers affected by coronavirus
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Small Business Information Coronavirus Small Business Guide with information to navigate the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic
Coronavirus Emergency Loans: Small Business Guide and Checklist
COVID-19 State and Local Tracker. Multistate Dashboard tracking the activities of state and local governments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. Small Business Administration
Funding Programs: Coronavirus Relief Options
U.S. Dept. of the Treasury
U.S. Dept. of the Treasury Community Development Financial Institutions Fund
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Services Response to COVID-19
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
U.S. Copyright Office
The US Copyright Office has issued a USCO Pandemic Plan. The Copyright Office is engaged in planning and taking action to ensure that mission-critical functions continue during a pandemic period. See USCO Pandemic Plan for complete details.
U.S. Dept. of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
U.S. Internal Revenue Service: Coronavirus Tax Relief
03.18.20: IRS has extended 2019 tax filing and payment deadline to July 15, 2020 without penalty or interest. For more tax related information go to irs.gov.
U.S.Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Coronavirus Resources
As ASMP is not a health services organization, we encourage you to direct medical and health questions to specific federal and local agencies charged with public health advisories listed below.
U.S. Government Official COVID-19 Site
Center for Disease Control (CDC)
05.04.20: The White House/CDC: Guidelines for Opening Up America Again
05.01.20: CDC “Guidance for the Opening Up of America Framework”
World Health Organization (WHO)
State and Territorial Health Departments
Johns Hopkins COVID-19 tracker
Search by state, orders for each listed by date -earliest to latest
Everyday Projects: COVID-19 Guide for Visual Journalists
04.16.20: COVID-19 Training for Visual Journalists
Covid ActNow: “Is Your Community Ready to Reopen?” Real-time modeling and metrics