Your business plan may include: A business plan is a working document that can change over time.
When you are getting started in business, your business plan is an outline of what you want to do and how you are going to do it.
Check your state’s website for their information, and do not be afraid to give their offices a call for some guidance if necessary.
When you begin a transportation business, you will need to make sure that your vehicle meets the specialized criteria for the business you are running.
Our attorneys are specially trained to guide and prepare entrepreneurs of all types to establish a successful business.
Joshua is an experienced attorney with deep expertise in finance, corporate, and business law.Take your time developing a business plan to ensure that you are truly ready.Insurance You will need to look into maintain proper insurance, both for your business itself, and for you drivers and vehicles, ensuring that all drivers and vehicles are properly insured as required by your jurisdiction.This could include worker’s compensation insurance for your employees, or cargo insurance if you ship.Again, it depends on which type of business you wish to establish.To start a transportation business, you will need to decide which type of business you intend to create.Options include: a taxi service, bike rental, limousine service, owner/operator trucking, moving company, specialized transportation service, livestock transportation, transporting boats, air transport, marine shipping, medical transport or services for seniors.Do you want to run a sole proprietorship, limited liability company, or corporation?Each of these has specific advantages and disadvantages.There are a lot of moving parts in establishing a transportation business, so do as much research as possible before embarking on your journey.Once you are ready to begin filing the paperwork and developing hiring practices, contact Up Counsel.