The good news is: You are not alone. By the end of 2020, the U.S. would process a record 4.4 million new business applications to be quickly followed by a record 5.4 million new business applications in 2021. And through it all, Florida remained at the forefront. Between January 2021 and 2022, the Sunshine State accounted for 683,680 of all new business applications filed nationwide, soundly beating its nearest competitors.
Your guide covering the documents and registrations required by the Florida Division of Corporations.
- Lawmakers gather to attempt to solve state’s growing insurance crisis
The Florida Senate opened a special session on Monday to debate a $2 billion plan to stabilize Florida’s property insurance market, which has been plagued by insurer insolvency and dropped homeowner policies.
- Florida joins feds to target illegal caller ID spoofing and robocalls
Sick of spam calls? So are state leaders. Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has announced a new investigative partnership against illegal caller ID spoofing and robocalls with the Federal Communications Commission.
- Florida gas prices drop nearly 4 cents after reaching new record-highs
Florida gas prices are going down a bit as nearly two million Floridians prepare to take a Memorial Day road trip.
- A tropical disturbance already? Early system off Florida bringing rain to the Panhandle
The disturbance, about 15 miles west-northwest of Pensacola early Monday, formed about a week before the official start of the 2022 hurricane season on June 1.
- Palm Beach County doled out more than $1 million in improper COVID relief, reviews find
The office of Inspector General John Carey has completed 10 reviews that identified more than $200,000 in improper payments, with more than 50 others that have been referred to the State Attorney’s Office and other local law enforcement agencies.