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Small Business Guide

Naming Your Business

Kentucky's Name Availability Search - Choose a name for your company; avoid problems of duplication.

Kentucky Industry Info

For those of you interested in historical information, the MSU Library houses the city and county economic profiles, and the Kentucky Deskbook --all originally in print -- from around 1975-2005.  The profiles found at ThinkKentucky are current only.

Licenses & Permits

Kentucky Commission on Small Business Advocacy

"The Commission looks at issues such as licensing/permitting requirements, taxes, and other areas of government that affect small business."

Affiliated with the Cabinet for Economic Development. 

Website: 

http://www.thinkkentucky.com/advocacy/

Contact at CED:

Economic Development Tim Back Tim.Back@ky.gov