Coronavirus (COVID-19) Help Center

Whether it’s solidifying your finances, helping your employees with new challenges, or understanding your state’s reopening guidelines, our Coronavirus Help Center has the support and resources you need.

On Saturday, August 8, President Trump signed four executive orders aimed at providing economic relief and stimulus. Paychex is reviewing the pertinent orders and guidance, as it is issued, and will provide updates as soon as they become available.

Last Updated: August 9, 2020

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Your PPP loan forgiveness amount is based on many factors. See how much of your PPP loan might be forgiven.

Recent action to extend unemployment insurance benefits and offer a payroll tax deferral aimed at providing Americans with financial relief during COVID-19 pandemic.

PPP Flexibility Act

This act modifies several provisions of the PPP loan, most notably those related to loan forgiveness.

Check Your State's Reopening Orders and Regulations

Find information on your state’s stay-at-home orders, reopening guidelines, and more.

Helpful Information for Paychex Clients

Our goal is to help keep you in business during this difficult time. Here’s what we’re doing to support you.

Working Through Reopening

Resume business with confidence, whether you’re in the planning stages or have already opened your doors.

Resources for all aspects for your business


There are many options available to help keep your business well-funded and operating smoothly right now.

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PPP and Loan Forgiveness

Employee Retention Credit

Payroll Tax Deferral Period


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Support, protect, and inform your staff about what’s ahead as you acclimate to a new normal.

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Hiring and Rehiring

Employee Safety


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Getting back up and running requires thorough planning and understanding of how to move forward.

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State-by-state Resources

HR Support (ASO/PEO Solutions)

Finding Efficiencies


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Live Webinar

COVID-19 and the Changing Insurance Landscape

As the challenges and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 continue, businesses are turning to their insurers for help. Join us on Wednesday, August 12 for a live webinar with Don Cahalan, VP of Paychex Insurance Agency, to learn how to navigate the current insurance landscape so that you can better protect your business, your employees and your cash flow during this time. In his presentation, Don will discuss important insurance options available for your business.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the financial lives of many Americans.  This webinar will show you how a 401(k)-retirement plan can help you build financial security for yourself an


Josh Bersin

In this episode of the HR Leadership Series, renowned HR research analyst, Josh Bersin, discusses how HR leaders are adapting to new responsibilities and changing priorities.


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President Trump signed three memoranda and one executive order aimed at providing Americans expanded financial relief during the COVID-19 pandemic after Congress failed to reach an agreement on a stimulus bill.

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