Coronavirus

Resources & FAQs

Internal Revenue Service: Filing and Payment Deadlines Questions and Answers

Wisconson Department of Revenue: Wisconsin Tax Return Due Dates and Payments

Illinois Department of Revenue: Illinois Income Tax Filing and Payment Extension

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development: Unemployment COVID-19 Public Information

Illinois Department of Employment Security: COVID-19 and Unemployment Benefits

U.S. Small Business Administration: Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Racine County, Wisconsin: Coronavirus Response Hub

 

News

March 27, 2020: F.A.Q. on Stimulus Checks, Unemployment and the Coronavirus Plan

March 27, 2020: $2.2 Trillion CARES Act Provides A Lifeline To Small Businesses

March 25, 2020: Senate passes CARES Act

March 25, 2020: Illinois follows federal lead and extends state income tax deadline to July 15

March 24, 2020: IRS posts FAQs about coronavirus-related filing and payment extensions

March 23, 2020: Gov. Tony Evers issues 'Safer At Home' order closing non-essential businesses

Key points regarding Gov. Evers’ “Safer At Home” Order:

  • All non-essential business in WI is suspended.
  • Businesses can have employees work remotely.
  • “Essential” businesses like healthcare, pharmacies, and grocery stores will remain open.
  • Employees who work for essential business and those who need their services will be allowed to travel for these purposes.
  • Restaurants will be allowed to continue curbside takeout.
  • This “means no sleepovers, no playdates, and no dinner parties with friends and neighbors,” according to Gov. Evers’ tweets.

March 21, 2020: Wisconsin tax filing deadline extended to July 15 over coronavirus concerns

March 21, 2020: Tax Day now July 15: Treasury, IRS extend filing deadline and federal tax payments regardless of amount owed

March 17, 2020: Treasury secretary announces 90-day delay in tax payment deadline

March 16, 2020: How to avoid the coronavirus phishing and social media scams