What type of business you start may be the single most important decision you make regarding your new business venture. Every type of business comes with its own set of legal and financial considerations. Make sure you have a basic understanding of the rules and regulations you'll be dealing with before deciding what your new business venture will be.
Nolo has books, forms, and online applications to help you create and run a successful business--whatever that business may be. For a complete list of Nolo's small business products, see the Small Business Products page.