Starting a Business - A list of questions to ask yourself before launching a new business from Falco Sult & Company PS. (pdf)
Starting a Business Checklist - An overview of 10 essential steps to starting a business (pdf)
Realizing the Dream of Starting a Business - A presentation on the key considerations of starting a business and building a team (pdf)
Follow these Steps to Starting a Business - A guide from the Small Business Administration (SBA) to help you plan, prepare, and manage your new business.
Starting a Business in the State of Washington - Links to resources from the State of Washington Business Licensing Service.
Washington State Small Business Guide - The Small Business Guide provides helpful information, links to valuable resources, and outlines the steps for starting and operating a business in Washington.
IRS Small Business & Self Employed Tax Center - This section offers a broad range of resources across federal and state agencies, as well as industry/profession specific information for self-employed entrepreneurs, employers and businesses. You will also find links to starting and operating a business, employment taxes, tax law changes for business, business-related forms and publications, and online learning options.
Writing a Business Plan - A resource from the SBA that includes instruction, templates, and other tips for your business plan.
How to Write a Business Plan - A step-by-step guide to help you write a business plan and free sample business plans.
Sample Business Plans - Free sample business plans from Bplans.com