Do You Have A Business Plan?
Are you looking to start your own business? Suber Services offers various resources to get you moving in the right direction. 10 Steps to Starting a Business Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions and completing a series of legal activities.
These 10 easy steps can help you plan, prepare and manage your business.
Step 1: Write a Business Plan Use these tools and resources to create a business plan. This written guide will help you map out how you will start and run your business successfully.
Step 2: Get Business Assistance and Training Take advantage of free training and counseling services, from preparing a business plan and securing financing, to expanding or relocating a business.
Step 3: Choose a Business Location Get advice on how to select a customer-friendly location and comply with zoning laws.
Step 4: Finance Your Business Find government backed loans, venture capital and research grants to help you get started.Suber Services can assist you with resources to get a business line of credit.
Step 5: Determine the Legal Structure of Your Business Decide which form of ownership is best for you: sole proprietorship, partnership, Limited Liability Company (LLC), corporation, S corporation, nonprofit or cooperative.
Step 6: Register a Business Name ("Doing Business As")Register your business name with your state government.Learn which tax identification number you'll need to obtain from the IRS and your state revenue agency.
Step 7: Register for State and Local Taxes Register with your state to obtain a tax identification number, workers' compensation, unemployment and disability insurance.
Step 8: Obtain Business Licenses and Permits Get a list of federal, state and local licenses and permits required for your business.
Step 9: Understand Employer Responsibilities Learn the legal steps you need to take to hire employees.
Step 10: Allow Suber Services to assist you with getting the help you need.