Event and wedding planners help individuals, couples and organizations plan their big events. Even a planning firm of one is a business. Many consultants operate out of their homes and make the mistake of assuming they can run their businesses license-free. However, most cities and states require business tax registration and licensing for all businesses, of all sizes – and some require Home Occupation Permits for home-based businesses.
At one time everyone was shuffling off to Buffalo. However today, many have gone to roost. New York's second largest city is a regional economic center boasting education,biotech and banking. Because New York State regulates many key industries and business-types, Buffalo regulates only certain things. applications are simple and the permitting process is relatively straightforward.