Getting Started: Small Business Formation and Contracts

Getting Started: Small Business Formation and Contracts

When you set out to start your own business, you may wonder where to begin. By following these simple steps you can save yourself from unnecessary fees, suits and penalties in the future.

Write a Business Plan

Choose a Physical Business Location

Finance Your Business

Ask for Business Assistance and Training

Determine the Legal Structure of Your Business (Sole Proprietorship, Partnership, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Corporation, S Corporation)

Register Your Business Name

Get a Tax Identification Number

Register for State and Local Taxes

Obtain Business Licenses and Permits

Understand Employer Responsibilities

Create and Maintain Proper Contracts to Protect Your Business

Whether it is figuring out what entity you should choose, learning the legal steps you need to take to hire employees, or drawing up contracts for business use, Attorneys Millard & Bragg are here to help navigate you through the process and help you get off on the right foot.

Starting a business? Need help revamping your contracts? Have another legal question? Contact us today.