Continue…10 Steps to Starting a Business (next 5 steps)
Register your business name with your state government.
Step 7: Identification Number
Learn which tax identification number you’ll need to obtain from the IRS and your state revenue agency.
Register with your state to obtain a tax identification number, workers’ compensation, unemployment and disability insurance.
Get a list of federal, state and local licenses and permits required for your business.
Step 10: Employer Responsibilities
Learn the legal steps you need to take to hire employees.