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Starting a Business
Starting a New Business in Arkansas
Business Plan Outline (PDF)
Business Plan Sample (PDF)
Dream It Do It Arkansas
Arkansas Secretary of State Business Services FAQ
License, Permit, & Tax Requirements for Arkansas Small Businesses
Start with Security: A Guide for Business
Tax Tips for Your New Business Webinar
Financing a Business
Neither the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center nor the U.S. Small Business Administration provides grant funding to small businesses. The ASBTDC does not recommend you base your small business financing objectives on obtaining grant funding. However, if you are interested in searching for specific grants, consider the following resources.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has several loan programs that can assist new or existing small businesses.
Managing a Business
Marketing a Business
Cybersecurity for Small Businesses
Resources for Veterans
Resources for Technology Business
Training on Demand
American Sign Language
Websites and Blogs for Small Businesses