Times of San Diego: California Should Not Tax COVID-19 Relief for Small Businesses

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Like the rest of our nation, many small businesses in San Diego County have struggled to pay bills, keep their workers employed, and provide for their customers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of the government-mandated shutdown, Congress created the Paycheck Protection Program last year to offer forgivable loans to businesses.

Click here to read Sen. Bates’ entire commentary in the Times of San Diego.