Q: I am interested in operating a group family daycare. I need help getting started.
A: You need a license from the NYS dept. Of education. Call them for the forms.
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A: You will need to obtain a Group Family Day Care License. You should also consider: (1) what business entity to use for your business, in terms of liability, tax consequences, management and operations, etc.; and (2) General liability and workers compensation insurance.
You can hire an attorney to help you incorporate and create related contracts and releases for you, in addition to applying for the needed license.
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