Greetings to the Colorado photonics and optics community during this challenging time. CPIA is still active and ready to post any announcements or needs you may have. Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. We have postponed our April Project Management Course as well as our May Quarterly Meeting at NIST in Boulder. Watch for updates.
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Available - Governor Jared Polis just announced that Colorado's application for federal disaster area designation has been approved and is now open to business owners in all of Colorado. More information including the application link is available at the link above, the SBA's Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 or
IRS Extends Filing Period to July 15 - The IRS is extending the federal income tax filing deadline to July 15 as part of a growing effort to stem the financial pain from the coronavirus pandemic - announced Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin today.
Families First Coronavirus Response Act - President Trump and Congress are considering various economic stimulus measures to mitigate the challenges faced by America's workers due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The President signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act on 3/20. The Act contains many economic stimulus measures as well as Emergency Paid Sick Leave.
Some of this information was sent to CPIA members in advance.