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Choose & Register Your Business

Choosing and registering your business name is a key step to legally operating your business and potentially obtaining financial aid from the government.
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    Choose Your Business Name

    Your business name will frame its identity. There are many factors to choosing your business name. Here are some tips to get started.

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    Register Your Business Name

    After you have selected a name for your business, you will need to register it to comply with the law. Learn more about how to register your business name.

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    Register With State Agencies

    For some businesses, you need to register your business name with state or local government agency. Find out what the requirements are for your state.


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