Choosing how your business will be structured is one of the first and most fundamental decisions that you will make. Here are some basics to consider, taken from our publication
A Guide To Starting A Business In Minnesota
Basic types of business organizations and the factors you'll need to consider.
What's in a name? When it comes to business, there's more than you think.
The factors you'll need to consider when forming a sole proprietorship.
Essentials for deciding whether and how to structure a partnership.
The process for incorporating and important post-incorporation issues you might face.
The benefits, structure and process for establishing a limited liability company in Minnesota.
The features of nonprofits, cooperatives, franchises, professional entities and more.
Why and how to file key business documents with the Minnesota Secretary of State.
File business documents online using the Office of the Secretary of State's business portal.
Information on over 650 licenses / permits / registrations administered by more than 45 state agencies.