How to Start a Business In Nebraska
There are a few steps to take to start a business in the state of Nebraska.
Getting started– Nebraska has a webpage to help you get your business started: Nebraska One-Stop Business
1. Register your business name.
Find out more about registering a business name here: http://www.sos.ne.gov/business/corp_serv/businessstartups.html
If you need help choosing a business name: 12 Tips to Help Choose a Business Name
2. Select your business structure.
Sole-proprietor, LLC, Partnership, Corporation, etc. Find out more here: http://www.sos.ne.gov/business/corp_serv/businessstartups.html
3. Register your business.
You can register your new business with the state of Nebraska here: https://www.nebraska.gov/osbr/index.cgi
4. Open a Business Checking Account.
You will need to open a separate bank account for your business with your new business name.
5. Find out about taxes and hire an accountant.
You may want to have an accountant do the work. More info about taxes here: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/business/bus_regist.html and http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Starting-a-Business
6. Get Liability Insurance.
Depending on what type of services you plan to offer, you may want to consider liability insurance.