Colorado Small Business Resources

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Colorado Interactive Business Resource Tool
Informative guide to starting and running a small business in Colorado.

Colorado Licensing Requirements

Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade – Business Support

Colorado Small Business Development Centers

Colorado Trade Names
Search this database to learn if a business name, trademark or trade name is already in use.

Business Services - City and County of Denver

The Commons on Champa
Offers high quality resources at no or low-cost for Denver entrepreneurs

Cottage Foods Act - Starting a Business
Information from the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment for starting a business making and selling foods that are part of the Cottage Foods Act.

Denver Small Business Administration

Mi Casa Resource Center Women's Business Center
Business training, consulting and networking opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs and emerging businesses.

Single site that allows new businesses register with the Secretary of state as well as register for license, sales tax, wage withholding, and unemployment insurance accounts.

Rocky Mountain Microfinance Institute
RMMFI is a local nonprofit that creates the space for people of all backgrounds to realize their unique potential through the power of entrepreneurship. RMMFI invests in entrepreneurs’ personal and business development through a proven mix of classroom, coaching, capital, and community.

SCORE Denver
Provides counseling and mentoring for small business owners and entrepreneurs.