How To Start A Business In Washington

How to Start a Business in Washington State

Here is some information on how to register and start a new business in the state of Washington.

The state of Washington has a number of websites to help you get started with your business: and and

-Register your new business name with Washington State.

Find out more here:

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

-Select your business structure.

Determine what business entity you wish to have: Sole-proprietor, LLC, Partnership, Corporation, etc.

  -Register your business in Washington State.

If you are forming an LLC or Corporation, you need to register your new business.

-Business Checking Account.

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

-Tax Requirements.

Research your federal, state, and local tax laws.  More information about taxes here: and .

  -Liability Insurance.

Depending on what type of services you plan to offer, you may want to consider liability insurance.

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