Entrepreneurs and second-stage companies are the backbone of Wakulla County’s economy. From home-based cottage industries to professional services, construction, aquaculture, information technologies, and manufacturing, the majority of Wakulla’s opportunities are with privately-held businesses. Here are helpful tips to establish your new venture in Wakulla.
Step 1: Complete State Requirements
Step 2: Apply for a Local Business Tax Receipt (formerly an Occupational License)
Step 3: Building Department Review
Step 4: Apply for a Business License
Step 5: Open Your Doors and Grow your Business!
Are you exploring international markets? If so, we have specific programs to assist small businesses in partnership with the Enterprise Florida Export Assistance program.
To join the vibrant Wakulla Cottage Foods scene, follow these steps provided by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Also, check out the Sustainable Small Plot Farming options at the Wakulla Environmental Institute.