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Old 03-09-2007, 11:29 AM
Mowingandmore Mowingandmore is offline
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Legal way to get started ?

Just wondering what is the best way to get a business started, I have been landscaping part time through college so I have some equipment and some customers but this year I graduated. I now want to become a "Real company " what is the first thing to to to get a name registered and go about the proper insurances , workers comp , health benefits, legal crap, and all that jaz any info will help a great deal! In PA by the way if it matters.
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Old 03-09-2007, 12:05 PM
proweedeater proweedeater is offline
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hey man, You can contact your local chamber of commerce. They can help you get started. Ours set us up with a free small buisiness counsler who helped us get things rolling. You should start putting together a buisinesss plan so you have some things on paper when you meet with him. Also your going to need a lawyer if you want to do things rite. You can do it with out but I wouldnt. Talk to the counsler first. Good luck
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Old 03-09-2007, 12:44 PM
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Here's a couple of local Pennsylvania links that may help get you started.
Wells Lawncare
Salt Lake City, UT
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