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Business Quick Links

Small Business 



Investing & News 

Furniture Industry 

Taxes & Government Info 

Industries & Companies 

Statistics and Calculator

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Tax Forms

Small Business:

Guides to Starting a Business

Free Business Counseling 

Start-up Contacts

Business Plans

Financing a Business

Federal Business Opportunities

Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights

International Trade

Links to Small Business Sites


Forming a Nonprofit

Start-up Contacts

Free Counseling

Proposal Writing

Grants and Funding Resources


Directories of Nonprofit Organizations

Links to Nonprofit Sites

Furniture Industry:

Industries & Companies:




Investing & News:

Taxes & Government Info:

Tax Forms

Tax Departments

Local Government Information

State Government Information

Federal Government Sources

  • First Gov
    Links to all other government web sites.
  • National Archives and Records Administration
    Includes Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations, Public Laws, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, and U.S. Congress information.

Statistics and Calculators:

Regional and State Statistics

North Carolina Economic Profiles

Federal Government Statistics