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The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at University of Illinois Extension offers prospective business clients one-on-one counseling services. Individuals interested in starting a business or those which currently own a business can receive counseling regarding numerous business topics. Those topics include, but are not limited to, business planning, tax issues, corporate filing requirements, marketing, and loan packaging. The SBDC counselors provide business clients with an opportunity to discuss their particular issues in a confidential setting. SBDC counselors are also networked with a large group of business specialists. These specialists can provide information and/or answer to a multitude of specific business questions such as business structure and business tax questions. The Illinois SBDC is an excellent place to start with your small business questions.

Counseling Services offered on the following topics:

  • Business Plan Development
  • Employment Taxes
  • Marketing
  • Grants
  • Business Structure Questions

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For more information about these programs, please contact:

Small Business Development Center
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-875-4004
FAX: 217-875-4334