For every type of business, there are federal, state and local laws and regulations you must follow.
Learn the rules for DeKalb County at this website. You will find information on zoning and signage, home-based businesses, licensing and registering your trade name.
Federal laws and Code of Federal Regulations sections can be found here.
If you have any employees, check this site for applicable rules and regulations.
Download the First Stop Business Guide and learn how to legally operate your business in Georgia. Find out about state licensing, registering corporate names and obtaining a state tax identification number.