Resources for growth, marketing, and more.
State and Federal Services
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
Programs and services for Connecticut business, tourism, arts, and history.
- Licensing, Certification, Permitting, and Codes
- Small or Minority Business Enterprise Program Certification Application
- Small or Minority Business Enterprise Municipal Certification Outreach Program
USA.gov Small Business
Learn the steps to start a small business, get financing help from the government, and more.
IRS Small Business Portal
Answers to small business tax questions, plus access to forms and publications, a video library, an event calendar and other online tools and products.
Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
Supports businesses in minority communities by providing grant and loan information, business opportunities and business certification resources.
Connecticut Economic Resource Center (CERC) Site Finder
A database of available commercial and industrial properties in Connecticut.
Labor Market Information
Statistics on employment, unemployment, wages, and economic conditions. Includes data by industry and by occupation, employment projections, and information on specific employers. From the state Dept. of Labor.