Plan Your Business

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Create a Business Plan

Your business plan is your road map to success. It communicates your businesses’ future objectives and strategies for achieving them.

Find Business Funding

Need funding for your business? Kansas has resources to help you.

Choose a Business Structure

Determine the appropriate Business Structure

Select a Business Name

Check the availability of a business name and choose a Resident Agent.

Research Licenses and Permits

Common Business Licenses and Permits

Planning to Register Your Business

Finished with the planning process and ready to register your business? Find out what items you need.

Resources for Planning

NetWork Kansas is a statewide network of non-profit business-building resources that help entrepreneurs and small business owners startup and grow successful businesses. To find other resource partners in your area, contact the NetWork Kansas referral center. Chat online with a referral coordinator during business hours or call (877) 521-8600 or e-mail