U.S. Small Business Administration is an excellent resource for complimentary business information. "A business plan is an essential roadmap for business success. This living document generally projects 3-5 years ahead and outlines the route a company intends to take to grow revenues. Start your business plan." www.sba.gov/writing-business-plan
Florida Department of Business Professional Regulation is an important resource to determine not only how best for you to do business, but to make sure you are doing business with others acting in accord with state guidelines and standards.
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SMALL BUSINESS:
As a small business owner, do you know what your federal, state and local legal obligations are? This course will give you an overview of the legal requirements of small business owners.