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Business resources


This page contains links to outside resources that may help in creating your business.
These links are provided only for the convenience of our customers.  The Office of the Secretary of State does not, by linking with any web site, guarantee the accuracy or appropriateness of the content of any web site. 

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota

Business Identity Theft Resource

Department of Agriculture - Entities that own, lease or have any financial interest in agricultural land or land capable of being farmed must register with the Department of Agriculture.

Department of Commerce

Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)

Department of Labor and Industry

Grants

James J. Hill Center (Business Stages for Entrepreneurs) 

LegalCORPS

Minority Owned Businesses

Minneapolis Library Business Resources

US Patent/Trademark Office

SCORE - Counselors to America's Small Business 

Small Business Administration

Small Business Association

Taxes

United States Postal Service


HELPFUL LINKS FOR NEW NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS:

Charities - Attorney General

Management Assistance Program for Non-Profits

Minnesota Council of Non-Profits

Minnesota Council Foundation

Department of Labor and Industry

IRS Tax Exemption

LegalCORPS