With COVID-19 emerging as a global concern, the Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce is monitoring the situation, and committed to providing our members with accurate information, useful tools, and resources that allow you to operate your business effectively. For real-time news and updates, visit our COVID-19 Blog

Below are resources that provide helpful information you may need to navigate the current situation.

Useful Resources

CDC Resources for Businesses and Employers

U.S. Small Business Administration

Tarrant County Public Health

City of Fort Worth

Texas Workforce Solutions – Employment Affected by COVID-19

Texas Workforce Solutions has released information for workers and employers on handling general potential unemployment insurance inquiries related to Coronavirus/COVID-19. Learn more

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief

The Internal Revenue Service has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. Learn more

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Employee Paid Leave Rights

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) requires certain employers to provide employees with paid sick or family leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. Learn more