Software consulting firm in virginia.Steps Please?

Question by sandi: Software consulting firm in virginia.Steps Please?
Iam planning to start a consulting firm in virginia.
Could somebody point me to sites that explains the steps involved in it.

I have the following specific questions

1) Whom I need to contact(in Virginia) to register my company name
2) What should be the Type of Business If I want to have both
Consulting and product development.
3) How soon can I hire people on H1.
4) what are the expences involved in this process.
NC,
As I mentioned it is a software consulting and product development

Best answer:

Answer by Hotkey_software
Hi
For your new business you can download a free accounting software
Yes really free

you can download it easily from www.hotkeysoft.com

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