Resources For Employees Amid 的 COVID-19 Crisis

Employee Assistance | Unemployment | Ohio CPA 公司在这个充满不确定性的时期,你不仅要担心如何维持你的企业, you're worried about your employees and their families. 毕竟,他们指望你作为他们的雇主,为他们提供经济保障. COVID-19危机给员工留下了很多问题. Fortunately, 你可以为他们提供各种各样的服务和资源,帮助他们减轻心理负担.

Review the links below, or forward them on to your employees, to help them navigate the ongoing changes, 资源, and guidance that have resulted from the coronavirus.


Mandatory Masks

Effective Thursday, July 23 at 6 p.m., the governor has ordered that masks must be worn in Ohio when: at an indoor location that is not a residence; outdoors, when unable to keep six feet of social distance from those who are not in your household; and when waiting for, 骑, 开车, or operating public transportation (i.e. taxi, car service, private rideshare). Additionally, 州长的命令只要求10岁以上的人戴口罩. In addition, the following do not need to wear a mask:

  • 有身体状况或残疾的人,或与残疾人士沟通的人;
  • Those who are actively exercising or playing sports;
  • Those who are officiants at religious services;
  • Those who are actively involved in public safety; or
  • Those who are actively eating or drinking.

Mass Gatherings In Ohio

俄亥俄州卫生部临时主任发布命令,限制和/或禁止11月15日俄亥俄州的大规模集会, 2020. You can read this order 在这里. 


Travel Advisory Alert

来往于高发病率州的俄亥俄人 要求 to self-quarantine for 14 days. 的 咨询 适用于那些从阳性率为15%或更高的州来到俄亥俄州的人. As of July 22, 2020, the 咨询 applies to nine states - Alabama, 亚利桑那州, 佛罗里达, 乔治亚州, 爱达荷州, Mississippi, 内华达, South Carolina, and Texas - as well as Puerto Rico.


CDC Releases Guidance For Venturing Out

企业主并不是唯一期待重新开业的人. 社区成员都迫不及待地想去当地的餐馆吃饭, to go shopping, or to resume their favorite summertime activities. 政府意识到了这一点,这就是为什么疾病控制和预防中心 published a helpful resource 旨在帮助所有人决定何时进行户外或公众活动是安全的.

According to the CDC, 当计划与他人互动时,个人应该问自己以下问题, especially in a public space.

  • How many people will you interact with?
  • Can you keep 6 feet of space between you and others?
  • Will you be outdoors or indoors?
  • 你与人互动的时间有多长?

Additionally, 下面的问题可以帮助你在制定冒险计划之前确定你的风险水平.

  • Is COVID-19 spreading in my community?
  • What are the local orders in my community?
  • Will my activity put me in close contact with others?
  • Am I at risk for severe illness?
  • Do I live with someone who is at risk for severe illness?
  • Do I practice everyday preventive actions?
  • 我是否需要与他人分享任何物品、设备或工具?
  • 我是否需要乘坐公共交通工具到达活动地点?
  • Does my activity require travel to another community?
  • 如果我感染了COVID-19,我将不得不错过工作或学习?
  • Do I know what to do if I get sick?

为了进一步澄清这些问题,并深入了解常见的问题, items to bring when you leave the house, 和更多的, 点击这里 to view the CDC's "Deciding To Go Out" webpage.

How To Cope With Financial Anxiety, Retirement & Recession Concerns

检查 out the webinar we recorded on March 26, 2020, featuring Paul McEwan, 主要, and director of benefit plan services, and Doug Bambeck, 学习如何正确管理当前的经济形势,以确保长期稳定. Click on the picture below to be taken to the webinar.

Financial Anxiety & Recession Worry | On Demand Webinar | Ohio CPA 公司If you are a few years away from retirement, 你可能特别担心当前的COVID-19危机,以及它对你按时按自己的方式退休的能力意味着什么. This high-level webinar, presented by 澳彩体育网上 & 澳彩体育网上投注 and Investment Partners, 会为你提供有关社会保障考虑的主要资料, emergency financial reserves, alternate forms of liquidy, 洞察各种立法变化,这些变化将影响你退出职场的能力. Click on the picture below to be taken to the webinar. 
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Ohio-Based COVID-19 Resources For Employees

Department of Jobs and Family 服务

注:申请救济金的正常等待期为一周,失业救济金已扩大到被隔离的工人, 下岗, or otherwise rendered inoperative due to the COVID-19 crisis. Answers to your frequently asked questions can be found 在这里.


联邦 COVID-19 Resources For Employees

联邦 Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program

新的联邦大流行病失业援助(PUA)计划为许多没有资格领取州失业救济金的个人提供福利, including self-employed workers, 1099 tax filers, and part-time workers.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

减轻和遏制COVID-19危机造成的任何金融影响的损害, the CFPB is providing recommendations 在这里.

政府-Wide 更新

联邦政府将继续向员工提供答案和资源. 检查 this resource daily for continued updates on the COVID-19 crisis.

Internal Revenue Service

除了将提交联邦所得税和付款的截止日期推迟到7月15日之外, 2020, 美国国税局在其网站上创建了一个特别版块,以帮助受冠状病毒影响的纳税人. 你可以阅读更多关于给予纳税人的救济 在这里. Additionally, 国税局宣布,接受的与COVID-19检测和治疗有关的医疗保健服务和购买的物品是由一个健康计划提供的,但没有扣除额, 或扣除额低于《澳彩体育网上》第2条第223(c)(2)(a)项下的最低年度扣除额, 为确定该计划是否为高可抵扣健康计划而不予考虑.

Department of Labor

Guidance for Workers & 雇主 explaining paid sick leave & expanded family & 根据《澳彩体育网上》的医疗休假福利


Utility Resources

以下公用事业公司已宣布暂停服务,因为拖欠已停止,直到进一步通知和还款计划已实施. Click on the links below to learn more.


Private Sector Resources For Citizens

以下是为居民提供住宿的私营部门资源. Click on the links below to learn more.

  • AT&T -在未来60天内,已停止因逾期付款而暂停服务,并将免除逾期付款费用.
  • Charter Communications -目前为K-12家庭和/或大学生提供60天的免费频谱宽带和Wi-Fi接入服务,只要他们没有频谱宽带订阅,任何服务级别都可以达到100mbps.
  • HFLA of Northeast Ohio -个人和家庭可申请最高1 500美元的紧急贷款. Monthly repayments of $100 would begin May 1, 2020.

Additional Resources & 更新


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