Q: If I move to Arkansas and start a business in Arkansas, does that classify me as a resident of Arkansas?
A: No. Residency tests are different for different areas of the law, e.g. the test for college tuition is not the same as the test to file divorce. You need to look into exactly what you are trying to claim residency for. That being said, if you move to Arkansas and get a place to live, Arkansas driver's license, etc, you will be a resident.
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