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Apply For a License Using the New York Business Express Business Wizard

In a continued effort to simplify the process of starting a new business, the SLA is encouraging users to use the New York Business Express platform. This platform centralizes information from multiple state agencies into one location, allowing users to find all the information they need in a more efficient manner. If you would like to apply for a license or permit for your new business from the SLA, you can start by filling out the Business Wizard questionnaire within the platform. The questionnaire takes about 10 minutes to complete and will use your answers to generate a customized checklist for your business. The checklist will contain links to required forms, employer obligations, regulations, local requirements and additional information from the SLA and other applicable state agencies.The information issued by the SLA in the checklist will link you to a page to help determine which license or permit you need for your business. It will also provide you with a link to find the necessary application. Start your business today and visit New York Business Express.

If you would like to learn more about using the Business Wizard, you can click the following link to watch a video tutorial: New York Business Express Business Wizard Tutorial.


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