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Registering & Certifying your Business

  • Choose & Register Your Business
  • Get Licenses And Permits
  • Obtain Business Licenses & Permits
  • Understand Business Law & Regulations
  • Basics about the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program: Including steps and resources on how to participate and become certified.
  • SBA Forms
    • Small Business Forms, including the following: 8(a) Business Development Forms; Export Import; Contracting & Surety Bonding Forms; Disaster Assistance Forms; Financial Assistance Forms; IRS Forms; Miscellaneous Forms; OSHA Forms; Technical Assistance Forms; HUBZone
    • Resource Partner Forms, including the following: Request for Approval of Transfer Certificate; Model Debenture SBIC, L.P. (Model Partnership Agreement); Debit Authorization (SBICs); Model Individual General Partner Certificate for SBA Commitment; Model Corporate General Partner Resolution for SBA Commitment; Model Corporate Resolution for SBA Commitment; SBA Form 27C: LMI Debenture Opinion of Counsel; SBA Form 27B: Debenture Opinion of Counsel; SBA Form 27D: Early Stage Current Pay Debenture Opinion of Counsel; SBA Form 27E Early Stage Discount Debenture Opinion of Counsel; SBA Form 27F Energy Saving Debenture Opinion of Counsel; Instructions for the Authorization to Disburse Proceeds; Instructions for Bank Identification Form; Compensation Agreement For Services In Connection With Application And Loan From (Or In Participation With) Small Business Administration; Information For Small Business Size Determination; SBA Form 444C Debenture Certification Form; SBA Form 480 Size Status Declaration; SBA Form 652 Assurance of Compliance for Nondiscrimination; Disclosure Statement Leveraged Licensees; Disclosure Statement Non-Leveraged Licensees
    • Lending Forms, including the following: CDC Quarterly Delinquency Report; Offer In Compromise (OIC) Tabs, Servicing and Liquidation Actions 7(a) Lender Matrix; 7(a) Risk Based Lender Review; 504 Risk Based Lender Review; Lender Checklist for Submitting PLP Loan Requests; Authorization (Community Express Loan); Authorization (SBA Express/Patriot Express Loan); 7(a) Submission Tools; Request for Loan Reinstatement; Transfer of Participation Agreement; Power of Attorney Agreement; Helpful Hints Guide; Care and Preservation of Collateral (CPC) Tabs; NGPC  CPC Status and Payment Statement; SBA Charge Off Procedures Summary & Suggested Wrap-Up Report; Litigation Plan; Regular 7(a) Guaranty Purchase Package Tabs; 10 Tab Express Purchase Demand Kit; 10 Tab Express Purchase Demand Kit with ARC Loan provisions.
    • Federal Forms, including the following: Application for Federal Assistance; Assurances- Non-Construction Programs



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