Starting a new business

Are you starting a new business?

So, you’re ready to start a business. Congratulations on taking the first step on becoming a Florida business owner. Owning your own business can be a challenging and rewarding experience. Many new business owners are not aware of the many city, county, and state requirements that Florida business owners must comply with.

Why go it alone?

Let FLORIDA LICENSES & CORPORATIONS, INC/FLORIDA CONTRACTOR EXAM PREP SCHOOL, guide you through the entire process of opening your own business. Our company offers consulting and licensing services throughout the state of Florida. We handle the paperwork allowing you to focus on running your business. Selecting a location for new business is very important. Will your new business be home- based? Web-based? Or will you have a store front or warehouse? Depending upon your location certain permits/licensing may be required before you can begin doing business. Please call our office for a listing of zoning and business license requirements in your area. Examples include: Zoning and fire permits, DERM Certifications, Certificate of Use/Occupancy, IW5 (Industrial Only), Home Office Permit, Municipal License, Local Business Tax (formerly Occupational License) and many others. ( Please see our ” services” page for a full listing or feel free to contact our offices)

Are you required to hold a Professional License for the type of business you want to operate?

The State of Florida Department of Professional Regulation (DBPR) and many local governments require that certain occupations obtain a Professional License or Certification before operating a regulated business. Examples include: Contractor License/Certification/ Construction Licensing, Sub-Contractors, Architects, Real Estate Professionals, Engineers, Bureau of Travel, Food Industry, and many others. If you’re not sure if your business requires a Professional License or need help in applying for your license please call our offices for more information. Next you will need to incorporate your new business with The State of Florida please see our “Need to Open a Florida Corporation?” page for more information. Florida Licenses and Corporations Inc. can file your company within 24 hrs. We offer several different packages to fit any budget and also offer assistance obtaining your Federal Identification Number (FEIN) and IRS 2553 Small Business Application. For information on the many different types of incorporation services our company offers visit our Need to Open a Florida Corporation? Info page or call our offices for a free consultation.

Now that your business is open you need to advertise…right?

Look no further;Florida Licenses and Corporations, Inc./Florida Contractor Exam Prep School. can handle all of your marketing needs. We offer Web Design, Custom Logo Design, Business Cards, Brochures, any many other advertising solutions. Please call for more information.

Interested in retaining our services but don’t live near our offices?

No problem, for your convenience, we also offer phone consulting.Please call for information and rates. Notice: This is only a broad outline of the basic steps required to begin doing business in Florida. For a detailed analysis for your specific business and location please call our offices and make an appointment for a free consultation or contact your local government office,

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