Secretary of State
The Secretary of State is responsible for the administration of secure, accessible and fair election; registration of corporations; regulation of charities and securities; and oversight of professional license holders.
Georgia Department of Revenue
Find basic federal tax information for starting a business, as well as, information to assist in making basic business decisions at the Internal Revenue Service- Small Business and Self-employed Tax Center.
Department of Labor
Learn about occupational safety, wage and hour standards, unemployment insurance benefits, unemployment taxes and benefits.
US Small Business Administration
The SBA provides financial, technical and management assistance to start, run and grow businesses through four programmatic functions: Access to Capital, Entrepreneurial Development, Government Contracting and Advocacy.
Georgia District Office - 233 Peachtree Street, NE Suite 1900 - Atlanta, GA - 404.331.0100
US Patent & Trademark Office
The US Patent & Trademark Office promotes the progress of science and useful art by securing the exclusive right to authors and inventors’ writings and discoveries for a limited time.
US Copyright Office
US Copyright is an office of public record for copyright registration and deposit of copyright material.
Social Security Administration (SSA) - Office of Small and Disadvantaged Utilization
Social Security Administration (SSA) fosters the use of small and disadvantage businesses as Federal contractors by developing and implementing outreach programs aimed at heightening awareness of the small business community to the contracting opportunities available within SSA.
E-Verify is an Internet-based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of employees to work in the United States. E-Verify is free and easy to use.
System for Award Management (SAM)
SAM is an official website of the U.S. government. SAM combines federal procurement systems and the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance into one network.