The Northeastern California Small Business Development Center, San Joaquin Delta College (SBDC), a Partnership Program with the U.S. Small Business Administration and other state and local partners, is located in the sunny Central Valley of California and serves San Joaquin, Amador, Alpine and Calaveras Counties.

Through free and confidential business consulting, plus free and affordable training, we are here to assist with any aspect of small business development, from starting a small business to expanding or helping with problems in an existing business.

The SBDC offers a wide range of programs and resources. Contact us to learn how we can help with your small business needs.

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New Law for Employers January 2018!

In 2017 employers with 10 or more employees were required to electronically submit employment tax returns, wage reports and payroll tax deposits to the CA Employment Development Department (EDD).  In 2018 all employers must comply and submit returns, reports and deposits online starting in January 2018.  Get more information.