National Business Resources

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) -  Get federal tax information and forms faster and easier by using the IRS site.

Market Segment Specialization Program (MSSP) – The IRS has prepared audit techniques guides by industry, which contains examination techniques, common and unique industry issues, business practices, industry terminology, etc.

SBDCNET – Small Business Development Center National Information Clearinghouse (SBDCNET) serves as a resource dedicated to meeting the information needs of SBDC counselors and clients. Services include a database of forms, documents, brochures and promotional materials; secondary market research data; demographic information location; site location analysis; business plans and financial ratio information; basic patent and trademark searches; pertinent business articles, e-commerce, market research, rural business and site location training.

Small Business Administration - If you’re starting a small business, looking for financing or other help, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) contains a wealth of resources for businesses.

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office - It’s not who invents it - it’s who gets to the Patent Office first that matters. This site offers searchable indexes on patents, legal material, patent resources, trademark and copyright issues, technical information and much more.