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What is a small business?

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The definition of what constitutes a small business varies widely.

U.S. Small Business Administration: Defined by industry, based on number of employees or annual revenue.

Visa USA: Fewer than 100 employees, less than $25 million in annual revenue.

United Parcel Service of America: Between $5 million and $250 million in annual revenue.

eBay: Fewer than 100 employees.

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