Florida is 4th in the U.S. in fastest growing privately-held companies according to Inc. magazine. Florida’s ever-expanding population means more customers for those starting a business in the state.
The Florida Small Business Development Center Network (FSBDCN) is a partnership between higher education and economic development organizations. They understand that when small business succeeds, the state prospers.
The Florida Department of State Division of Corporations contains reference material that will help you file your business on-line as well as provide information you’ll need to get started.
Below are more links that will assist you in navigating through Florida’s business resources and regulations.
State Website: http://www.myflorida.com/
Business Resources: http://www.myflorida.com/taxonomy/business/
Chamber of Commerce: http://www.flchamber.com/mx/hm.asp?id=home
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