STARTING A BUSINESS

Are you starting a business? 

Here are some basic steps to starting a new business:

1. Determine your business location
2. Determine your business structure & file appropriate paperwork (legal counsel is highly recommended)
3. Determine your business name and file a fictitious business statement (DBA)
4. Apply for an EIN with the IRS
5. Obtain a business license in the city your new business is located 

Congratulations!  

Now you can open a business bank account!