April 21, 2014

Business Services

Hostage Goods

Florida gets tougher on movers who hold household goods for ransom. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Funding Startups

In an effort to boost venture capital investments in Florida — which have fallen from $2.6 billion in 2000 to $304 million last year — Gov. Charlie Crist this summer... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

10 Secrets of Profitability

The most successful entrepreneurs know how each of their decisions is going to affect the bottom line. Intuitively, they know that if they do not focus on profits, they will lose them. Read more »
Published on 6/6/2007

Weekly Small Business Advice

Online archive of Dr. Jerry Osteryoung's Weekly Small Business Advice column offering real world solutions for real entrepreneurs and small businesses. Read more »
Published on 6/6/2007

Patentes, marcas registradas & derechos de autor

PROTEJA SU PROPIEDAD INTELECTUAL con patentes para los productos nuevos, con marcas registradas para los nombres y los símbolos o con derechos de autor para las obras de arte. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Financiar su negocio

TENER UNA BASE FINANCIERA SÓLIDA es importante para el éxito de los negocios que comienzan o se encuentran en vías de crecimiento. Planifique cuidadosamente la administración de los fondos. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Florida SBA Offices, Disney/SBA NEC, Small Business Development Centers and SCORE Chapters

Whether you are starting a new business or growing your existing business, it's important to get advice from the experts. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Marketing Niches

Recognizing underserved markets is critical to each entrepreneur. Marketing niches typically have very little competition and a customer base that is willing to step in and buy the product. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

THE TAX MAN and your business

Your accountant will probably handle most of the details, but it's still wise to keep abreast of changes in federal and state tax requirements that can have a big impact on your business. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Information Services

Access to information filed with the Division of Corporations, blank forms and publications are available several ways and in a variety of formats. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Trade Associations for Florida Business

Florida's small businesses often turn to trade associations for industry research, networking and perhaps most important, lobbying support in Tallahassee. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Florida Government Resources

Governor's Office The Capitol Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001 (850) 488-7146 www.flgov.com Florida Senate The Capitol Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100 (800) 342-1827 www.flsenate.gov Florida House of Representatives The Capitol Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300 (850)... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Workforce and Employment Resources

Workforce Florida Inc. (850) 921-1119 www.WorkforceFlorida.com Florida's workforce policy and oversight board, Workforce Florida Inc., is chaired by Katherine Wilson, assistant vice president of CSX Corp. Appointed by the governor,... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Judgment Liens

General Information , online help, glossary Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Enterprise Florida Programs

Enterprise Florida Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership serving as Florida's primary organization devoted to statewide economic development. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Limited Liability Companies

General information, Basic Information Required to File Florida Limited Liability Company and to File Foreign Limited Liability Company Documents, glossary Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007


General Information, Basic Information Required to File a Partnership Registration Statement, Florida and Foreign Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Limited Partnerships Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Trademarks, Service Marks, Collective Marks and Certification Marks

General Information, Basic Information Required on Trademark or Service Mark Registration Application, Specimens, Classes, Fees, Glossary Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Fictitious Names

General Information, Registration Renewal, Penalty for Failure to Register or Maintain a Fictitious Name Registration, Exemptions, More Information/Fees Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007


General Information, Profit Corporation, Not for Profit Corporation, Glossary of Corporate Entities Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

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Amazon will begin charging Florida residents sales tax on May 1, 2014. How will this affect your online shopping at Amazon?

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