Alaska’s Small Business Assistance Center has several resources specializing in starting a business in Alaska. The publications on the site are all downloadable and will answer all of your questions about entrepreneurship in the state. They cover everything from what starting a business will mean to your family and realistic cost estimates to licenses and necessary permits. The ASBAC will guide you through your business endeavor and help you be successful.
Another very helpful publication is Establishing A Business in Alaska.
Below are more links that will assist you in navigating through Alaska’s business resources and regulations.
State website: http://alaska.gov/
Business Resources: http://alaska.gov/businessHome.html
Chamber of Commerce: http://www.alaskachamber.com/
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