Business Information

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​​​Starting/Closing a Business

Starting a business: Steps to starting a business

Closing a business: Dissolving your business

Business Publications: Guides for starting a business

Business Names and Trademarks: Register a business name or a trademark. What's the difference?

Business Resources

Answers to Business Registration Questions: Frequently asked questions and answers for your business.

Business Laws & Rules: Laws and rules for business, notary and UCC ​

Prevent & Detect Business Identity: Protect your business from identity theft

Business Privacy Alternatives: Alternatives to using your home address for registry

Government Databases: Commonly requested online Oregon business databases

Scam Alert: Protect yourself from misleading solicitations


​​Know who you are doing business with: Consumer Protection Resources​

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