New York State's
If you want to
start a new business or expand your current
business, this site will help you find the New York
State business permits you may need. To ensure
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site, please disable pop-up blockers, enable
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Click here to start. This
will take you to the "Choose Business Type" page where you can begin your search
for New York State business permits based on your selected business type.
Starting a Business Brochure (PDF)
This brochure contains general filing information for starting a business in New
York. It is a quick reference guide providing basic information on business
structures, tax requirements, and employer responsibilities.