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California Trucking Association

Following last week’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Emergency Declaration to provide the trucking industry with targeted, limited relief from “Hours of Service,” Governor Gavin Newsom issued a companion executive order yesterday for trucks operating in intrastate commerce. These declarations allow temporary, emergency flexibility to address the unprecedented surge …continue reading

To Our Dear Antica Friends and Family, As of March 17, 2020, Orange County has provided guidelines to close all non-essential business. Businesses that ship or deliver groceries, food and goods directly to residences will remain open. Thankfully Antica offers these services. We continue to ship orders, and we’ve added …continue reading

[On Friday, March 13], the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) announced special tax relief for California taxpayers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Affected taxpayers are granted an extension to file 2019 California tax returns and make certain payments until June 15, 2020, in line with Governor Newsom’s March 12 Executive Order. …continue reading

From the Orange County Board of Supervisors: A few hours ago, thousands of Orange County residents received what business owners called a “confusing order” from the OC Health Agency regarding Covid-19. A new order from the County of Orange will be released soon to clarify the situation. According to Supervisor …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48) issued the following statement regarding Orange County’s eligibility for Small Business Administration (SBA) economic disaster loans. “Effective immediately, Orange County small businesses affected by COVID-19 are eligible for the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program,” said Rouda. “I was proud to vote for a bipartisan package …continue reading