Assistance with Regulatory Compliance
You may have a specific question about a topic not covered here at SBA.gov. Use these links to help you contact the appropriate federal agency for extra help.
File a Complaint - Unfair Regulatory Enforcement
Small Business National Ombudsman
Provides assistance, from The National Ombudsman, to small businesses when they experience excessive or unfair federal regulatory enforcement actions, such as repetitive audits or investigations, excessive fines, penalties, threats, retaliation or other unfair enforcement action by a federal agency.
Get In-Person Help with General Business Issues
State Economic Development Agencies
Offers access to state economic development agencies for learning about counseling and financial services programs that can help small business get established in local communities.
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Locator
Lists local SBDCs for getting free information on starting, running and managing a business in your area.
SCORE - Local Offices
Helps locate local SCORE office to help entrepreneurs obtain free and confidential small business advice.
Minority Business Development Centers
Provides local and regional programs to assist minority-owned enterprises with start-up advice, business planing and financial assistance.