A wealth of information on starting, running and expanding a small business. Get step-by-step information on launching a business, find out about SBA loan programs, take an online course or register your business.
There is a tremendous amount of practical information here, including the Business Guidance section, with scores of downloadable business publications on topics ranging from advertising to e-commerce to telemarketing.
Get the lowdown on current Federal tax regulations and other tax information at the Internal Revenue Service Web site, where you can also download tax forms and instructions. Its Small Business Corner offers advice on starting and operating your own business.
As its name implies, this site is intended for use by nonprofit organizations. It offers links at Cabinet departments to information that is of special interest to nonprofits. Other links will fetch information about grants, volunteering and budgeting.
OSHAs pages provides a wealth of information related to the agency’s workplace safety standards and regulations. You can search for OSHA regulatory rules, and delve into a number of other databases that include information such as recordkeeping guidelines.
The depth and breadth of information at this site seems overwhelming, but it is an incredible tool if you know what you are looking for. It has links to the DOCs 14 bureaus, including the Patent and Trademark Office, the Bureau of Export Administration.
No matter what stage your business is, you will find a wealth of information here on starting, running and expanding. Get step-by-step information on launching a business, find out about SBA loan programs, take an online course or register your business.