Navigating COVID-19 Legislation
We’re committed to always doing more. Our expert teams are constantly tracking government updates, regulations, and relief programs - ensuring we can give you up-to-date information for your business and employees needs.
Up-to-date-information for your business needs
Latest Updates as of March 1, 2021:
- On Saturday, Feb. 27, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion stimulus package. Highlights include individual rebates, expanded unemployment insurance, extended paid sick and family leave and additional support for restaurants.
- A proposed increase of the national minimum wage to $15 is expected to be removed from the Senate bill.
- No portion of the plan is law until it is passed by the Senate and signed by the president.
- Scroll down for more COVID-19 tools and resources
Navigating Relief Options
As the pandemic continues, we know many businesses are looking for additional financial relief, but unsure where to start. Whether you’re looking to apply for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan, or are looking for other financial relief, this interactive tool can help you navigate the many relief options that may be available to you.
Use this tool to learn more about applying for the second round of PPP loans, how to apply for PPP loan forgiveness, whether you might be eligible for the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC), and more.
For more up-to-date information about financial relief opportunities, as well as new laws, regulations and guidelines impacting your business, be sure to visit and bookmark the Oasis Coronavirus (COVID-19) Help Center.
Employee Retention Credit
Under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, the employee retention credit, a provision of the CARES Act, is available through June 30, 2021 to eligible employers who retained employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is meant to help businesses offset the financial disruption caused by the pandemic.
State Responses to COVID-19
Many states are issuing executive orders or addendums to existing legislation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click on your state to get information on directives that may impact your business.
Understand Your Potential Forgiveness
To help navigate the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and maximize forgiveness, we created an estimator to see how your loan may qualify for forgiveness and how much may need to be repaid.
COVID-19 Customer Support Tool
The COVID-19 pandemic changed how to conduct business and the experiences for customers and employees. Oasis developed this high-level summary to provide information to help you navigate the challenges and changes.