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Start Your Business in Wichita

If you'd like to sell goods or services in Wichita, or elsewhere in Kansas, the steps in this section will help you take the necessary steps to formalize your business for legal and taxation purposes.

The following are cards for Start Your Business in Wichita


Set Up Your Business

Choose a legal structure for your business and register with the Kansas Secretary of State.


Know Your Numbers

Apply for a Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) and identify your industry codes.


Get Your Business Licensed

Obtain a Business License from the City of Wichita.


Meet Employer Requirements

Learn about the steps you should take as a business owner when hiring and bringing on new employees.


Get Your Business Insured

Protect your business, just like you would your home or a car.


Stay on Top of Your Tax Obligations

Ensure you are meeting any Federal, State, or Local tax requirements for your business.