You can choose to organize your business many different ways. The structure you select will affect many things, including your tax liability and your personal liability. It is a good idea to consult an attorney and an accountant prior to making this decision.
After you decide on a structure for your company, you will need to acquire tax identification numbers and the necessary permits and licenses. The following resources will help guide you through this process.
Legal forms for bankruptcy, divorce, real estate, wills, etc.