The 2008-09 Colorado Small Business Resource Guide is now available.

The guide includes key information such as a checklist for starting a business, legal structure and registration requirements, property and sales tax mandates, bookkeeping guidance, and financing options.

It is the official source referenced by Colorado governmental offices in support of emerging or established small businesses within the state and is published by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and the Colorado Small Business Development Center Network in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

More than 60,000 hard copies of the guide have been published and will be distributed throughout the state.