Texas Business Start-Up Information

  • Texas Business Portal: Offered as part of Texas.gov (formerly TexasOnline), the award-winning official eGovernment web site for the State of Texas, providing citizens, local government, and state agencies with a single, secure structure to conduct business over the Internet.
  • 4 Steps to Starting a Business: A four-step guide provided by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, addressing business structure, EINs, business taxes, and employer requirements.
  • Texas Business Advisor: Business start-up information offered by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  • Business.gov: Managed by the U.S. Small Business Administration, this official site of the U.S. Government provides access to Federal, state, and local information for small business owners.
  • Small Business Planner: A tool provided from the U.S. Small Business Administration containing resources for every stage of business.