Now accepting Small Business Person of the Year award nominations

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Boise District Office - Dec. 1, 2021

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Illustration of a trophy with the following text, 2022 National Small Business Week Awards. Now accepting nominations. Visit sba.gov/nsbw

SBA Boise District Office Seeks Nominations for

Small Business Week 2022

Do you or someone you know have what it takes to become America’s “Small Business Person of the Year” for 2022?  If so, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) wants to hear from you. 

The U.S. Small Business Administration Boise District Office is proud to announce that the SBA is ready to accept nominations for its 2022 National and District Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year award.

Visit SBA’s dedicated website www.sba.gov/nsbw to download forms, criteria, and guidelines for submitting a nomination.  

The SBA Awards given in celebration of National and District Small Business Week include the following awards:

Boise District Small Business Week Categories:

  • Small Business Person of the Year (National and District)
  • Small Business Exporter (National and District)
  • Woman-Owned Small Business of the Year
  • Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year
  • Rural-Owned Small Business of the Year

Idaho’s small businesses have shown great resiliency during this trying and crippling COVID period.” said Gary Eisenbraun, SBA Boise District Director. “Acknowledging those businesses that weathered the storm while serving their communities is a great way to show just how important and critical they are to our communities and to Idaho. Nominations are being accepted now, so get started today.”

All nominations must be received by the Boise District office by electronic submission ONLY to the District’s BOX account, no later 3:00 p.m. on January 11, 2022

Forms to submit Small Business Person of the Year

Forms

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To obtain information or receive a copy of the National/Boise District Nomination Guidelines, please contact Irene Gonzalez at irene.gonzalez@sba.gov 

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COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans

application deadline Dec. 31

 

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners, including agricultural businesses, and nonprofit organizations in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories can apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan. The EIDL program is designed to provide economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Dec. 31, 2021 us the last day to apply.

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Tax and Business Basics for Self-Employed

Dec. 2 | 9 am-12 p.m. MST

Webinar

Learn what is needed to be self-employed in Idaho. Join this free webinar to learn Idaho tax permits, exemption certificates, Idaho sales tax, buying exempt, federal taxpayer rights, and creating a business plan. Presented by the Idaho State Tax Commission, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and the federal Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS).  

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Tax and Business Basics for Business

Leading your own small business? We can help you learn about tax and business fundamentals. Join this free webinar to hear about: Idaho tax permits, Employer requirements, Idaho sales tax, buying exempt, income tax withholding for Idaho employees, Idaho workers' compensation law, and much more!

Presented by the Idaho State Tax Commission, the Idaho Industrial Commission, the Federal Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)


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The Learning Center

The SBA offers a variety of online courses to help you start and run your business.

Avoiding crowds? Socially distant learning available at the SBA Learning Center.to help you plan, launch, manage, market and grow your business.

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