Agency and Business Contacts for Businesses

Below are some common steps, with contact information, to consider when establishing a business in Montana.

Step One: Determine your business structure.

Refer to the following sources:

Step Two: Register your business name.

Step Three: Apply for federal and state tax identification numbers.

Step Four: Determine city, county, and state licensing requirements.

Step 5: Determine workers’ compensation regulation requirements.

Step 6: Comply with employment rules and regulations in Montana.

Step 7: Get in touch with a Montana Small Business Development Center in your area to see what services they can offer you.