Jamaica Plain, MA asked in Business Formation, Business Law, Contracts and Tax Law for Massachusetts

Q: I am trying to start my own business and I honestly have no clue where to start. Some advice would be appreciated! Tkyou

1 Lawyer Answer
Joanne Belasco
Joanne Belasco
  • Licensed in Massachusetts

A: Congratulations! There really isn't an easy way to answer this question. A lot depends on what kind of business you are starting and what form of business is right for you. You would need to make sure the name is available. As to the form of business, an LLC might be perfect for one person with a certain kind of business but it might not be right for someone else. The type of business also controls what contracts you may need. Also keep in mind that you will want to consider protecting your brand with a trademark. There is a lot to consider but it really requires a consultation with a business attorney who can ask you specific questions and advise you accordingly.

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