Accounting services can be tax preparation services, personal accounting or management accounting businesses. Typically, states regulate such professional organizations, but in some cases cities and counties also require special business licenses for them. Accounting firms are held accountable for their professional conduct and often answer to a state accountancy board.
The capitol of Arkansas remains a highly residential city, even despite its considerable business community. Little Rock is home to substantial aerospace, healthcare and military sectors. Little Rock encourages business and entrepreneurship. It therefore keeps bureaucracy from becoming too overwhelming. Both the city and State of Arkansas attempt to have enough business licenses and permits to protect consumers and the environment, while keeping licensing from being too cumbersome for local businesses.