Please do not rely solely on social media as a primary source for critical information about the COVID-19 crisis and its ramifications. There are many reliable sources of information being updated regularly by local, state, and federal authorities, which should be your first stop for the information you need to make the best decisions for yourself and your family. You should bookmark these key COVID-19 websites and check them regularly. I will also be updating regularly with relevant information on the estate planning front, with articles such as this one.
The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. This page will be updated as new information is available. https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus
For health information about the COVID-19 virus, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) https://www.coronavirus.gov
Other information about actions being taken by the U.S. government visit https://www.usa.gov/coronavirus and in Spanish at https://gobierno.usa.gov/coronavirus.
The Department of Treasury also has information available at Coronavirus: Resources, Updates, and What You Should Know https://home.treasury.gov/coronavirus
For Chicagoland related information, Cook County is regularly updating the site at https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/information-covid-19
Local Naperville residents can find a page filled with resources from the city government at https://www.naperville.il.us/corona-virus-resources/