When starting a new business, there are many important decisions to make and many rules and procedures that must be addressed. While there is no single source for all filing requirements, the following steps have been developed to assist you in starting your business.
It is helpful to begin with a business plan. A business plan is a blueprint of every aspect of your business. Sales, Marketing, Advertising, Promotion and Location are just some of the categories to consider when creating a plan.
Decide on a location for the business. Make sure you check contracts for leasing, renting and the term of the contracts. Also check for local and city licensing and business licenses.
Choose a business structure. Select a business entity type from the following list for a brief overview of the principal types of legal business structures available in California. Your state may vary:
Corporation S or C, Limited Partnership, General Partnership, Limited Liability Company, Limited Liability Partnership, and Sole Prorietorship
Your next step will be to file your tax and employer identification documents
Most businesses require licenses or permits in order to operate. Please click on each of the resources below to determine if your business requires any licenses or permits.
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