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How to Start A Business in Hawaii (@Maui Mall)

Fri 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Topic: Business Basics

Are you thinking of being your own boss and starting your own business? Are the forms and registrations confusing? Learn about the initial state registrations and tax obligations involved in running your own business. Registering your Business • Forms of Organization—(Sole Proprietorship, Partnership, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Corporation—”S” or “C” or “B” ) • Register Hawaii Organization with DCCA • Federal (IRS) business tax ID number -also called your Employer Identification Number (EIN) • Basic Business Application Form BB-1 -General Excise Tax • Obtain any federal and state licenses or permits that you need Taxes... • General Excise Tax (GET) • Income Tax -State & Federal (estimated tax payment requirement) • Social Security / Self Employment

Speaker(s): Wayne Wong

Co-Sponsor(s): Maui County Business Resource Center

Fee: $ 10.00

Visa and Mastercard online payments only.


Maui County Business Resource Center (MCBRC)
70 E. Kaahumanu Ave. Kahului, HI 96732


The Hawai‘i Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a program of the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

This web site provides general information about the Hawai'i SBDC and other resource partners. The information contained in this website is not necessarily complete and does not constitute a contract. Information is subject to change at any given moment without prior notice and at the Hawai‘i SBDC's discretion. 

The Hawai‘i SBDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Hawai‘i SBDC services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for individuals with limited English proficiency as well as reasonable accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities.