What documents will I need to submit with the application?

Applicants will be required to submit documentation to support all provided information. The following list identifies the required documents that will be requested at the time in which applications are submitted:

  • DUNS number
  • W-9 Form Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification
  • 2019 or 2020 Certificate of Good Standing
  • Copies of 2018 business and personal tax returns for all owners with a 20% or greater ownership in the microenterprise
  • Documentation to demonstrate that COVID-19 has caused a loss of income equal to or greater than requested assistance
  • Itemized details of how the funds will be spent with supporting documentation

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1. What is the definition of a microenterprise business?
2. For microenterprises, what is the date of the “count” of number of employees?
3. What is LMI and what are the requirements for this grant?
4. How do I find out what the AMI is for where I live?
5. If there are multiple owners, do all need to meet LMI requirements in order to be eligible or does just one need to be eligible?
6. How long does a business have to be open to qualify for this grant?
7. How much money can one business apply for?
8. What documents will I need to submit with the application?
9. How is “currently in operation” defined?
10. Can businesses buy equipment with grant funding?
11. Are home-based businesses eligible?
12. Can the funds be used to assist a business owner with making payments on a loan that they received prior to the start of the pandemic, even if it’s for an equipment purchase?
13. How do I apply? What are the next steps?