The Women's Business Centers (WBC) offer mentoring services as well as educational programs and networking events for women who own small businesses (as well as all entrepreneurs). Locate your local WBC here.
SCORE counselors provide no-cost small business mentoring, advice, and seminars to help you better operate your small business. SCORE is a great resource to utilize when starting your own small business. Find your local SCORE Chapter here.
Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) are located in every state. These centers offer no-cost counseling for existing small business owners. Locate your local SBDC here.
Learn about reporting issues that affect your industry - Issue Management Resolution System (IMRS)
Internal Revenue Service
The IRS Communications and Stakeholder Outreach function has established the Issue Management Resolution System, a streamlined and structured process that facilitates stakeholder issue identification, resolution and feedback. Click here for additional information.
Small Business Health Care Tax Credit Estimator
Taxpayer Advocate Service
The Small Business Health Care Tax Credit Estimator can help employers determine if they’re eligible for the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit this year and how much credit they might receive. Click here for more details.