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Starting a lawn care business.

How to start a lawn mowing business, lawn care business, or landscaping business. If you are starting a lawn care business, ask your questions here.
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Ok im getting ready to go full time...

What do i need to pay into other than Taxes?

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Any advice would help on this big step.


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what exactly do you mean? Is your company registered, insured, titled, ect...?
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You need to check in with your local tax collector... Every state is different..
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I have been doing lawn care for a year for 1 day a week and will be going to 5 days a week.
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Did you register your business name? Have you checked around to see what kind of licenses you may need in your area?
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