CCH Logo
Contact Us | CCH Online Store | Site Map    

navigation tabnavigation tab Home 
navigation tabnavigation tab About Us 
navigation tabnavigation tab Order Products 
navigation tabnavigation tab Press Center 
navigation tabnavigation tab Customer Service 
navigation tabnavigation tab Career Opportunities 
navigation tab
   HomePress CenterPress Releases
Press Releases
List By Date
Banking/Finance Institutions
Business Law
Health Care and Entitlements
Human Resources
News Archives

Contact Information

Leslie Bonacum
Neil Allen

Chamberbiz Teams With CCH INCORPORATED

Licensing Agreement Enables ChamberBiz to Tap CCH’s Wealth of Online
Small Office and Home Office Information

 (Riverwoods, ILL., March 17, 2000) – CCH INCORPORATED (CCH), a leading provider of tax and business law information and software, today announced a content-licensing agreement with ChamberBiz (, a new Internet company serving small businesses, that will give ChamberBiz users access to the content and tools created by CCH’s Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) group. ChamberBiz has established a partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and is in the process of establishing partnerships with state and local chambers of commerce across the country. The CCH SOHO unit develops content for a wide range of Internet sites and operates the popular site, which has been serving the small business market since 1995, and, an Internet-based tax preparation site.

Content and capabilities licensed from CCH will be accessible to business users from either the ChamberBiz home page or the home pages of participating chambers.

As part of the agreement, will license CCH’s online SOHO Guidebook content and interactive business tools. The SOHO Guidebook is a comprehensive resource business owners can rely on for all aspects of starting, running and growing a small business. It includes in-depth, fully searchable sections on business plans and financing, taxes, human resources, financial planning, marketing and general business law. CCH’s Business Tools offer step-by-step checklists, model business plans, simple contract forms and other business documents that small business owners can download and apply immediately to their business needs.

"ChamberBiz has quickly established itself as a highly respected online resource to chambers of commerce and their small business members across the country," said Martin Bush, publisher, CCH Small Office/Home Office unit. "By teaming with ChamberBiz, we’re ensuring that a broader range of small business owners have access to the quality information and tools they need to run their businesses."

"Our partnership with CCH will expand our Web site and the services we are offering state and local chambers of commerce and their member businesses," said Evan McDonnell, vice president of ChamberBiz. "CCH’s high quality tools and information will allow our members to quickly solve everyday business problems and use the time they save to grow their companies."

About ChamberBiz

ChamberBiz, L.L.C. ( is a venture capital-funded small business Internet portal backed by Telcom Ventures, a highly successful venture creation firm. The service is being developed to attract current and future small businesses with its information services, educational content, resources and tools, creating the ultimate small business resource. ChamberBiz will give its users greater ability to network, find tools to meet everyday problems, and use the Internet to expand their businesses.

The ChamberBiz preview site will be replaced by the full-service site in late March. ChamberBiz is located in Washington, D.C.


CCH’s Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) group provides a variety of electronic and print products designed to bring total know-how to small businesses. The unit operates CCH Business Owner’s Toolkit ( portal site; publishes a highly regarded book series for small business owners; and offers CompleteTax (, an online tax preparation and filing service for small businesses and individuals.

CCH INCORPORATED, headquartered in Riverwoods, Ill., was founded in 1913 and has served four generations of business professionals and their clients. The company annually produces more than 700 electronic and print products for the tax, legal, securities, human resources, health care and small business markets. CCH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wolters Kluwer U.S. The CCH web site can be accessed at

-- ### --



   © 2018, CCH INCORPORATED. All rights reserved.   

  Back to Top | Print this Page