I am ready to start my business!
Do you have a product or service idea that you want to turn into a business?
There are a few steps that you will need to take to start your business properly, and below are a few resources that will be helpful in each step toward starting your business.
Use this site to find out if the business name you would like to use is already taken.
Learn everything you need to know about how to file an assumed name with the County Clerk. This is necessary for any individual operating a sole proprietorship or general partnership under a name different than their own.
Visit this site to learn more about if you need an Employer ID Number (EIN), and if you do, how to apply for one.
Here you will need to create a login for yourself, and then complete the REG-1 form to register your business online.
Find out what permits, licenses, and zoning clearances you will need to operate your small business within your specified profession and location.