Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Contains various types of bank data, quarterly financial reports, comparisons of individual banks with each other and aggregate statistics.
Regulatory Alert is a publication that summarizes rules and regulations proposed during the previous week that would potentially affect small businesses.
SBA Regulatory Assistance
Provides small businesses with access to laws and regulations from all three levels of government, compliance assistance guides from key federal regulatory agencies, and some online licensing and permitting at the state level.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)
Information on PTO's services and databases to search for similar invention patents.
U.S. Treasury Department
Office of Procurement, Small Business Assistance, Internal Revenue Service, Taxpayer Education
State of Illinois
Illinois Department of Revenue
Business Registration, Retailers Occupation Tax Number, Resale Certificate Number
Illinois Secretary of State Business Service Department
Business Incorporation Assistance