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.
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DeSantis, a Republican, announced the bill signings in a statement that called the package “the most significant reforms to Florida’s homeowners insurance market in a generation.”
- Tampa-based startup secures $35M in funding round
The data startup company Manta announced it raised $35 million in Series B funding.
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SpaceKids Global aims to steer kids into space careers
Sharon Hagle’s non-profit aims to put kids on a path to outer space.
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With a sales-tax "holiday" starting this weekend, Floridians can save a few dollars on pet supplies as they stockpile other needs for the upcoming hurricane season.
- Tech gender gap could get worse with new Florida law, says GET Miami
Victoria Santamarina, director of Gender Equality in Tech (GET) Miami, says she fears law could make businesses hesitant to implement diversity and inclusion initiatives in the workplace.