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SBA: Loans & Grants
Learn about SBA financing options and the truth about getting free money from the government.
Learn about QuickBooks and how it can help your business, from organizing your finances to easing tax time stress.
Business Owner's Toolkit: Finance
Learn the ins and outs of small business finance and access free templates for finance.
The mission of ACCION Texas is to provide credit and service to small businesses that do not have access to loans from commercial sources, and to provide leadership and service to the micro-lending field on a national level. ACCION Texas provides individual business loans from $500 to 50,000 for startups and up to $250,000 for established businesses. All loan funds repaid to ACCION are reinvested in the community.
BCL of Texas
The primary objective of Business & Community Lenders of Texas is to increase employment and economic development by stimulating the flow of capital and modernization of small businesses in the BCL of Texas region. We believe that financing for your business should be custom-build to fit the needs and goals of your business, not the other way around. As a non-profit lender, every loan that we make must meet a public purpose test.
Free business statistics and financial ratios.
Gust provides the global platform for the sourcing and management of early-stage investments. Gust enables skilled entrepreneurs to collaborate with the smartest investors by virtually supporting all aspects of the investment relationship, from initial pitch to successful exit.
IRS: Small Business/Self-Employed
Small business and self-employed one-stop resource
PeopleFund is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that provides loans and financial and technical assistance to people who are left out of the financial mainstream. PeopleFund administers small business and non-profit loans, business consulting, and technical assistance as well as a variety of other programs
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
The Texas Comptroller's office serves the state by collecting more than 60 separate taxes, fees and assessments, including local sales taxes collected on behalf of more than 1,400 cities, counties and other local governments around the state. State Sales and Use Tax is imposed on all retail sales, leases and rentals of most goods, as well as taxable services. The Texas Franchise Tax is a privilege tax imposed on each taxable entity chartered/organized in Texas or doing business in Texas.
USDA: Rural Development, Business and Cooperative Programs
Promoting a dynamic business environment in rural America is the goal of Rural Development, Business and Cooperative Programs (BCP), Business Programs (BP). BP works in partnership with the private sector and the community-based organizations to provide financial assistance and business planning. BP helps fund projects that create or preserve quality jobs and/or promote a clean rural environment