We are all getting inundated with information about assistance from the Small Business Administration. In short, the Cares Act signed into law last week among other sections, includes a Paycheck Protection Program. Any business in operation on February 12, 2020 with no more than 500 employees is eligible. Certain nonprofit organizations, sole proprietorships, independent contractors and self-employed individuals may also qualify. Small businesses may start applying on April 3. Here is the link to the application as of April 1.