Useful Links

​Coffee County​​​​​​

City of Enterprise



City of Elba


City of Geneva

City of Hartford


​Geneva County

Geneva County Schools

​Coffee County Schools

Enterprise State Community College

Small Business Development Links:

The US Small Business Administration
Government Grants, Entrepreneurship Training, Startup Basics, Small Business Toolkit,

NAICS, Small Business Advocacy, List of Small Business Friendly Banks, Women's Business Center, International Trade


Answers to Questions Concerning Government Grants


Link to Government Grants


Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance


Southeast Alabama Economic Development Partnership


U.S. Chamber Small Business Center

Small Business Financial Resource Guide

Alabama Entrepreneurial Network


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SCORE Plan and Form Templates


IRS Small Business Publications On-Line and CD,,id=101169,00.html

IRS Checklist for Starting a Business


CCH Small Business Toolkit


Association of Small Business Development Centers


Alabama Small Business Consortium


IRS One Stop Resource


IRS Publication 15, Circular E Employers Tax Guide


IRS Publication 505, Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax


Small Business HR Page


Form I-9 Instructions


FAQ About Immigrant Eligibility


Alabama Secretary of State Corporations Forms


Women's Business Center


Women's Business Links


Alabama Code


Alabama Administrative Code


Alabama Government on the Net


Alabama Department of Labor


Alabama Tax Sites


Alabama Technology Network



Employment Law


Pay for Service Business and Legal Reports



Personnel Record Retention Requirements

Background Checks


DOL Posters


OSHA Handbook for Small Business


OSHA Small Business Outreach Training Programs

Sample Workplace Safety Rules


Employment Law Guide (DOL)


Wage and Hour Division - Employment Standards Administration


Small Business Handbook and Business Forms


Contractor Handbook


Small Business Financial Basics

National Association of the Self-Employed


U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship


National Federation of Independent Businesses


National Federation of IndependentBusinesses Newsletter


My Business Magazine


U.S. Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship


Council for Entrepreneurial Development


Ten Things You Need For a Home Business


Commerce Department Import Administration


U.S. International Trade Commission Harmonized Tariff Schedule


U.S. Customs


Department of State Overseas Investment


Alabama Taxes and Incentives


"Starting Your Own Business" Site


Understanding Business & Management Operations


Franchising Sites







State-by-State Business Resources
In an effort to promote economic development, each state provides assistance and information to individual businesses on the web; this includes information for small businesses. The purpose of this web page is to provide a direct and convenient link to each states' business web page.

Alabama Corporations Division-Office of the Secretary of State

The Corporations Division of the Secretary of State' Office provides information on establishing a corporation or a partnership.

Department of Finance-Division of Purchasing

The Division of Purchasing provides quality service and information to vendors doing business in the State of Alabama.

Department of Revenue

The Department of Revenue provides information on business licensing, sales and use taxes.

The Alabama Development Office

The Alabama Development Office's (ADO) primary mission is to enhance the economic well-being of Alabama's citizens. The ADO accomplishes its mission through active recruitment of businesses. The ADO provides information and meets the needs of individual businesses and small-business owners.