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Call Virginia Business One Stop at (804) 786-6585.
Starting a business is exciting and, often, challenging. Virginia values its businesses and efforts have been taken to make starting a business a rewarding experience. The information below will help make the process flow more smoothly.
Visit the Virginia Business One Stop website for an overview of how to embark on your entrepreneurial adventure.
Evaluate the benefits and limitations of each business structure before choosing which one is the right fit, based on your business needs and goals.
Visit the Virginia Department of Taxation to learn about the various business taxes, find tax forms, view available online services, sign-up for e-alerts and more.
The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) is the authority for information on your roles and responsibilities as an employer in Virginia.
This business-led board helps employers create a strong workforce by offering assistance with hiring, training, staffing up for growth and downsizing.
Businesses that are established and new to Virginia can benefit from reaching out to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP). It provide market, economic and demographic summaries, land, building and supplier recommendations and access to local partners, programs and resources.
Virginia has a robust economy, quality workforce, excellent education system and a sound financial climate. For those considering relocating a business, Virginia is prepared to welcome you and provide a vast array of resources.
The eVA marketplace is used by more than 12,000 state agency and local government buyers to announce bidding opportunities, receive quotes, and place orders for goods and services.
Registration with eVA is free. It grants businesses access to electronically submit bids and receive automatic notification of new opportunities.