The type of company: The documents you need will vary based on the type of company you created (e.g. an LLC has different documents than a partnership)
Your state: What it takes to create a corporation is up to your state so see what your state requires
Choosing a corporate type: If you’re not sure what kind of company to start, go talk to your local Small Business Development Center
My unscripted thoughts after coaching hundreds of small government contractors over the last 10 years
At this point you should have a full new business project plan and if you complete everything you’ll give yourself the best chances possible of being in that 20% of companies that are successful.
We also recommend scheduling time with your PTAC, SBDC and some experienced entrepreneurs to review it, and as we said in the last phase, showing people that you care, are making progress, and asking for their advice is a great way to strengthen your relationship with them.
If you're new to the federal market there’s a lot to learn, so we recommend taking our classes on federal market’s basics. They’re quick, free, and will help you understand all the key concepts.
Finally, if you
We hope you got a lot out of these exercises, I hope to see you at future federal market events, and welcome to the community.