Get your business started today

For those of you who have always wanted to start your own business but weren’t sure what the next step was… here’s a post to look at: How to Start a Small Business in Just One Day.

You really do need to read the entire post, but here are the highlights:

  1. Choose a name
  2. Get an EIN (Employee Identification Number)
  3. Register your trade name
  4. Get a business license
  5. Fill out a business personal property tax form (if necessary)
  6. Ask your locality about other permits
  7. Get a certificate of resale (if necessary)
  8. Get a business bank account
  9. Set up a simple accounting spreadsheet

Take this one step at a time and you’ll have your business up and running soon. Of course, this assumes you have a business idea and the money to run it.


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