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Iowa Hits New Record for State Business Filings

Iowa entrepreneurs hit a new high in fiscal year 2016 in taking the first steps to launch a new business.

Risky Business? Not When it Comes to Regulatory Compliance!

As an entrepreneur and small business owner you know risk is an inherent part of being in business. Iowa’s Business Assistance Network can help you or your business advisor identify what requirements apply to your business and help get your questions answered.

Home-Based Businesses Beware

Facebook, Craigslist, and other online haunts have become marketplaces, not just for legitimate businesses, but for people hawking homemade scarves, orders of cupcakes, or cleaning services. Although cottage industries have existed for years, business owners still have to pay taxes and register their businesses.

Steps to Launch - 4 Legal Tasks Every Startup Should Tackle

Starting a business is one of the most exciting things you’ll ever do. But it’s also really scary. However, the way you manage risk early on prevents you from spending your time (and money) putting out future fires.

Starting a Business in Iowa – Tips from the Iowa Department of Revenue

The steps needed to start a business can sometimes seem overwhelming! One of those steps is getting the business set up with the Iowa Department of Revenue (IDR). Here are some helpful hints from IDR to hopefully make that part of the process a bit easier.



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