How to Start a Photography Business In Wyoming
Here are some steps on how to start a new photography business in the state of Wyoming.
Getting started– The state of Wyoming has a few links to help you get started: http://www.sos.wv.gov/business-licensing/Documents/StartingABusinessGuide.pdf and http://www.business4wv.com/b4wvpublic/default.aspx?pagename=startbusiness
-Register your new photography business name with the state of Wyoming.
Find out more about registering a business name with Wyoming here: http://soswy.state.wy.us/Business/Docs/HowToChooseACompanyName.pdf
If you need help choosing a business name: How To Choose A Photography Business Name
-Select a business structure for your business.
Some examples of business entities you can choose are: Sole-proprietor, LLC, Partnership, Corporation, etc. Find out more here: http://soswy.state.wy.us/Forms/Publications/ChoiceIsYours.pdf
-Register your photography business in Wyoming.
Find out more about how register your new photography business with the state of Wyoming here: https://doe.state.wy.us/wyereg/
-Open a new Business Checking Account for your Business.
You will need to open a separate bank account for your photography business with your new business name.
-Research tax requirements in the state of Wyoming.
You may want to have an accountant do the work. Be sure to research sales tax regulations. More info about taxes here: http://revenue.wyo.gov/ and http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Starting-a-Business
-Research Liability Insurance for your Business.
You may want to consider liability insurance to help in case of a photography-related catastrophe.