About the City of Los Angeles Business Source CentersThe LA Business Source Center System (LABSC System) provides an array of technical assistance to aspiring entrepreneurs and small businesses in underserved communities in the City of Los Angeles. As a result of the no cost, one-on- one, professional business advising and low-cost training, the Business Source Center program remains a key small business assistance program for the City of Los Angeles. Based on client needs, local business trends and individual business requirements, LABSCs adapt their services to meet the evolving needs of the hundreds of small business communities in which they are situated. Services vary by center and include development of business plans; taxes filing support; financial packaging and lending assistance; exporting and importing support; procurement and contracting aid and market research services. These services are delivered through professional business advisers.