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Veteran Resources

Veteran Business Owners

Find resources for Veteran Business Owners to create, develop, promote, enhance, and grow their businesses in the El Paso area and beyond.

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Veterans have many opportunities if they own or plan to own/create a business. Visit the Economic Development Business Development Site to learn more about verification, training, counseling and other tools needed for success!

See the Business Development Division

Veteran Small Business Certification

U.S. Small Business Administration is accepting applications for the Veteran Small Business Certification program. This certification will give small business including Veteran Owned Business the opportunity to compete for federal contracts.

See SBA Web Site

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Texas Veterans Commission Veteran Entrepreneur Resources

You may have heard of the new benefits that remove barriers for veterans who want to form a business.  Effective January 2022, the benefit waives the formation fee for new 100% veteran-owned business entities and relieves veteran-owned businesses of the Texas franchise tax for the initial 5-year period.  Will your business qualify?  Check out the...

Veteran Entrepreneur Resources – Texas Veterans Commission