Small Business Resources

The Greater Des Moines Partnership offers the tools you need to help grow your small business or startup. From online resources on topics like how to start a business, finance, banking and capital, marketing, hiring and events for small business, The Hub is here to help. For more information, contact The Partnership’s small business and startup experts.

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A New Iowa Law and PPP Loan Forgiveness Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Legal
Davis Brown Law Firm attorneys explain how a new Iowa law limits COVID-19 litigation and discuss a PPP update.
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Finding the Path Forward for Your Business Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital, Legal
An accountant, banker and attorney share advice for businesses dealing with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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BKD COVID-19 6 Key Considerations Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital
BKD offers six key considerations for business leaders during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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PPP Experts Webinar for DSM Forward Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital
LWBJ's Dave Hove and Michael Trettin offer PPP information on guidance from the Small Business Association.
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McGowen Hurst Clark Smith (MHCS) outlines tax deferral dates for individuals and businesses during the pandemic.
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Key Provisions from the CARES Act Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital
Dave Hove gives insight into the CARES Act, a stimulus bill meant to provide relief for those impacted by COVID-19.
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FFCRA and CARES Act Assist Struggling DSM Businesses Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital
Davis Brown Law Firm lays out how the FFCRA and CARES Act offer Greater Des Moines (DSM) businesses assistance.
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Iowa Economic Development Authority COVID-19 Response Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources, Finance, Banking & Capital, Legal
IEDA works with a number of other organizations on developing relief programs for small businesses.
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COVID-19 Resources for DSM Businesses and Individuals Accounting & Taxes, Additional Resources
Beth Coonan and Amy Johnson share recent blogs offering insight related to COVID-19's impact on Greater Des Moines (DSM).
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Find out which activities meet the requirements for eligibility for the R&D tax credit.
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Set the Foundation for Your Small Business Finances Accounting & Taxes, Finance, Banking & Capital
SCORE has compiled finance and accounting tips to help small business owners succeed.
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Learn about opportunities to claim tax refunds on amended 2018 returns.
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Financing Small Business Basics Accounting & Taxes
For both new and existing small business owners, financing is essential to later success.
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QuickBooks is the most widely used accounting software for small businesses owners.
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Learn what options are available during tax season, even if you are unable to pay in full.
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Rob Poterucha of McGowen, Hurst, Clark and Smith, P.C. explains the new tax bill.
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Jonathan Porter explains his top accounting and taxation ideas for small businesses.
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