SCORE Reference Card.  Many useful phone numbers and e-mail addresses for your business.
Score Resource Guide

Labor Laws, Contractors, Healthcare

What do I need to know about healthcare and labor laws?

Licensing & Permit Information

  • California Licenses & Permits
  • Please note that there may be more information provided than you need. This link gives all authorities that you may need to work with.

Business Assistance Tools and Programs

Los Angeles Mayor's Office - Doing business in LA

Here’s a link to the Los Angeles Mayor’s website. It has useful information for doing business in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Mayor’s Office

LA County Department of Consumer and Business Affairs



Running Your Business

From Square Inc.
How to Run Your Business

Non-profit? Where can I get help?

Where can I find an accountant or an attorney?

Setting Up a Board

Small Business Administration links

SBA Office of Advocacy is the independent voice for small business in the Federal Government and the source of small business statistics.
Advocacy is an independent voice for small business within the federal government and is the watchdog for the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA). Advocacy advances the views and concerns of small business before Congress, the White House, the federal agencies, the federal courts and state policy makers.

State and Federal Tax Information