Open For Business

California’s 3.4 million small businesses are critical to the state’s economy. But starting and maintaining a small business can be challenging.

To that end, there are valuable resources available for those currently in business and for those looking to do business in California.

This website features local contacts, networking opportunities, and a step-by-step guide to the practicalities of starting a business.

When Small Business Thrives, California Thrives.


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Additional Resources

New Tax Credits

Hiring Tax Credit

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Manufacturers Sales Tax Exemption

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California Competes Tax Credits

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