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4 Steps to Legalize Your Business
Follow each of the following steps to make your business legal.
CHOOSE A NAME
Learn how to research your business name to ensure you are not infringing on any existing trademark with our free checklist to the right
FILE AN LLC
(or other entity)
Liability protection is how you protect yourself and your business. Even if you are a sole owner, DO NOT skip this step.
GET A BUSINESS LICENSE
Each state and even city is different. Research your local business license department to determine if you need one (e.g. google [city] + business license department). Or, learn more about this and much much more in our Business Law 101 Course.
USE ATTORNEY DRAFTED TEMPLATES
Get it in writing: Use attorney-drafted templates, written by a real-life lawyer and customized to your industry. Don’t worry. Drafted has you covered.
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