SBA and CARES Act Resources for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses, private non-profit organizations of any size, small agricultural cooperatives and small aquaculture enterprises that have been financially impacted as a direct result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) since Jan. 31, 2020, may qualify for SBA and CARES Act relief.

SBA Customer Service Representatives are available to answer questions about programs and explain application processes. Call the SBA’s Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email for more information. Individuals who are deaf or hard‑of‑hearing may call (800) 877-8339. For more information about available SBA resources and services, please visit

SBA Economic Injury Loan and Other Assistance Options

IRS Employee Retention Credit

Information contained on this page and linked pages is subject to change. All information, documents, and resource links provided by the Idaho Department of Commerce are for information purposes only. Please consult with your legal and financial advisors for recommendations specific to your business or organization.