Legal Steps to Start a Business October 19, 2022, 10:30am PDT October 19, 2022, 12:00pm PDT

Workshop Purpose
Starting a business can be an exhilarating time, where everything seems full of potential and purpose. But navigating the logistics of launching a business can be daunting so clients may turn to you with many questions about the process. In this session, Nellie Akalp of, will outline the steps necessary to legally start a business and get up and running on the right foot.

Learning Objectives:
• Determine how to check the availability of a business name
• Outline the importance of selecting the correct business entity
• Define why a business bank account is necessary
• Summarize which business permits and licenses may be needed

Presented By: Nellie Akalp
Nellie Akalp is a passionate entrepreneur, business expert and mother of four. She is the CEO of CorpNet, a trusted resource and service provider for business incorporation, LLC filings, corporate compliance, and payroll tax registration services in all 50 states. Nellie and her team recently launched a partner program for accountants, lawyers, and business professionals to help them streamline the business incorporation and compliance process for their clients. Learn more here:

Key Topics

  • Business Structure
  • Legal
Legal Steps to Start a Business