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CTNext Resource Wizard
Connecticut's Business Response Center

Expanding a Business

Whether you are starting, purchasing, expanding or relocating a business in Connecticut, our easy-to-use system will guide you step-by-step through the business registration process.  The check-list generated provides links to appropriate forms and agency contact information as well as additional information sources.

This process is effective for the majority of businesses.  Note that not all businesses need to obtain a trade or occupational license. 

If you require further assistance, please contact us for customized one-on-one support. Call us: 1-800-392-2122.

Business Checklist Select the options that best describe your business
1:  Select Type of Goods and Services Offered

2:  Are You Hiring Employees?
Yes       No      (Employee versus Independent Contractor)

3:  Identify the Type of Business Structure
Nonprofit Corporation
Limited Liability Company
Limited Liability Partnership
Limited Partnership
General Partnership
Sole Proprietor


* Disclaimer:  Our office is not a processing or counseling agency and we are prohibited from offering legal advice or accounting services.  All processing-related questions including renewals should be directed to appropriate licensing agency.

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