How To Start A Business In New Hampshire

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How to Start a Business In New Hampshire

Here is how to start your own business in New Hampshire.
Here are two websites from the state of New Hampshire that will help you get your business started: http://www.nheconomy.com/start/ and https://www.nh.gov/business/doingbusiness.html

1. Register your business name.

Find out more about registering your business name here: https://www.sos.nh.gov/corporate/faqs.html

If you need help choosing a business name: 12 Tips to Help Choose a Business Name

2. Select a business structure.

Sole-proprietor, LLC, Partnership, Corporation, etc.  Find out more here:  http://www.nhsbdc.org/choosing-legal-form-your-business-0

3.  Register your business.

You can find out more about registering your new business with the state of New Hampshire here:  https://quickstart.sos.nh.gov/online/Account

4. Open a Business Checking Account.

You will need to open a separate bank account for your business with your new business name.

5. Taxes.

You may want to have an accountant do the work. More information about taxes here: http://revenue.nh.gov/businesses/index.htm and http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Starting-a-Business .

6.  Get Liability Insurance.

Depending on what type of services you will be offering, you way want to consider liability insurance.