How to Start a New Business


Basic Steps:

1.   Determine if you need a fictitious business name:

2.   Decide how you want to organize business: or   405-521-3912

3.   Get an EIN Number with the IRS.

4.   Register with the State of Oklahoma.

5.   Create a business plan.  You may contact SCORE 918-581-7462, or the Small Business Administration at 800-827-5722,

6.   Get required licensing.

7.   Determine what your financing needs will be.


For some additional reference Agencies, license Agencies, and chamber of commerce lists see our reference page: