Arizona’s Department of Commerce has a Small Business Services division which is an online resource center set up with small business owners in mind. The Arizona Entrepreneur’s Edge is a guide to operating a business in the state. Start Operate Grow A Business contains a step-by-step checklist and licensing information for starting your business. The SBS site also includes links to the forms you’ll need to establish your new company.
SmallBizU is part of the Small Business Development Center and offers online training classes. The SBDC also provides business and marketing plan assistance.
Below are more links that will assist you in navigating through Arizona’s business resources and regulations.
State website: http://az.gov/webapp/portal/
Business Resources: http://www.azdor.gov/
Chamber of Commerce: http://www.azchamber.com/
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Minnesota state franchise registration number F-4418 and F-3918.