Resources for WA Businesses Impacted by Covid-19

Below are links and resources aimed to help inform and support our business communities while we all try to collectively navigate this coronavirus outbreak. Following a declared ‘state of emergency’, businesses are eligible to apply for tax extensions and penalty waivers without the usual limitations. Provided to us by our friends at Sustainable Connections,  here is a short-list of Governor Inslee’s resources that are available:

Financial Assistance

Export Assistance

  • SBA’s Export Working Capital Program
  • Dept. of Commerce’s STEP Vouchers “to defray the costs of trade show or trade mission fees, airfare, interpreter and translation services, business matchmaking, export training programs and more.”

Employer / Worker Assistance

Contact WA State Department of Revenue at 360.705.6705

For Governor Inslee’s full list of resources click here >>>

Disclaimer: The above is intended as general information only. Please refer to the appropriate state and federal departments for financial support and advice.