Small Business Resources

General Small Business Resources

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Internal Revenue Services

Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center provides links to major business subjects, which provides gateway to all related information.

Department of Defense

DOD Office of Small Business Programs provides information related to small business to ensure each tax dollar is spent responsibly.

Department of Treasury

Department of Treasury’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization assists, counsels, and advises small business of all types on procedures for contracting with treasury.


Federal government procurement opportunities. Government buyers publicize their business opportunities on this website, and commercial vendors can search, monitor and retrieve opportunities solicited by the entire federal contracting community.

Chicago/District Resources




Business Licenses

City of Chicago


SBA Contracting

Minority Business Development Agency