The Small Business Start-Up Kit for California (Paperback)

By Peri Pakroo

NOLO, 9781413322316, 352pp.

Publication Date: February 29, 2016

List Price: 29.99*
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Description

The only California-specific book on all the business basics you need to know

Want to start your own California business? Don't know where to begin? Start here.

The Small Business Start-Up Kit for California shows you how to set up a small business in the Golden State quickly and easily. It clearly explains the fees, forms, and bureaucratic technicalities you'll encounter and shows you how to efficiently get your business up and running in California. Find out how to:
  • -choose between an LLC and other business structures
    -write an effective business plan
    -pick a winning business name and protect it
    -get needed California licenses and permits
    -hire and manage staff in compliance with California laws
    -comply with legal and tax issues affecting home businesses
    -price, bid, and bill your projects
    -manage finances and taxes
    -start a website for your business, and
    -market your business effectively, online and off.

The 11th edition is completely updated, with the latest federal and state legal and tax rules affecting California small businesses, and use of social media to promote your brand and drive website traffic.