From registering your business as an LLC (or S Corp, or B Corp) with local, state, & the federal government to creating & signing a variety of legal documents & contracts, there will come a variety of situations in which you’ll benefit from having a little legal expertise in your camp as you put your business into motion.
Get a referral for a lawyer.
The Lancaster Bar Association can help match you with a lawyer who specializes business law. Community First Fund & SCORE regularly refer entrepreneurs to a range of experienced local lawyers.
Register your business.
Prepare for taxes & get your paperwork in order by registering your business. The Duke Street Business Center can give you information for how to register in Pennsylvania and with the federal government, while Lancaster City can assist you with local registration and questions.