The Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Networks provides counseling, training, and strategies to new business owners. There are MSBDC locations throughout the state so you’ll be able to get the help you need one-on-one.
The Massachusetts Office of Business Development is the resource site where you can find information about permits, taxes, hiring employees, funding, state agencies, and more.
The Business Resource Team can also help you identify state programs and services to assist you in getting you business started. You can also call them at 1-877-Bizteam.
Below are more links that will assist you in navigating through Massachusetts’ business resources and regulations.
State Website: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=mg2homepage&L=1&L0=Home&sid=massgov2
Business Resources: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=mg2constituent&L=2&L0=Home&L1=Business&sid=massgov2
Chamber of Commerce: http://www.2chambers.com/massachu2.htm
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