What legal documents/licenses do I need to start an online store?

Asked on February 11, 2013 under Business Law, Michigan


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Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

The best way to ascertain what legal licenses that you need to start an online store is to consult with a business attorney in the locality where you reside and go down to the county business department for registration of a fictitious name and to pick up other paper work to complete to see what may be needed to start your enterprise.

You might also consider creating a limited liability company and/or a corporation for your enterprise.

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