Small Business Services
Here are some links to help you navigate common concerns.
Various city offices offer support for small business:
LEGAL + ACCOUNTING RESOURCES
LEGAL SERVICES: The City of New York offers many services through the NYC Small Business Services portal. Assistance with pro bono (free) legal advice, business development, finance, navigating government, licensing, permits, and inspections needed to open your business can be found here. Select Operate & Grow, then Contact Us for More Information. Or call 311. The program allows up to 40 hours of free legal services to business owners.
ACCOUNTING: The NYC SBS resource for finding an accountant that works for you can be found here.
Other helpful links: