Here is some helpful information on how to start a handyman company in the state of Hawaii. You may want to start here: How to Start a Handyman Business.
Getting Started- The state of Hawaii has a website for helping you get started with your business: https://portal.ehawaii.gov/business/starting-a-business/
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-Register your handyman business name. http://cca.hawaii.gov/bac/steps-to-starting-a-business/choose-a-business-name/
-Select your business structure.– http://cca.hawaii.gov/bac/steps-to-starting-a-business/choose-a-legal-structure/
-Register your handyman business. http://cca.hawaii.gov/breg/
-Open a Business Checking Account with your new handyman business name.
-Find out about taxes, hire an accountant. https://tax.hawaii.gov/eservices/business/ and http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Starting-a-Business .
-Get Liability Insurance for your Handyman Company.
-Register as a Contractor. http://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/boards/contractor/
-Worker’s Compensation if you have employees
-You are responsible for your own Health Insurance.
-Many cities require a business license to perform work within the city limits.
-You may need to follow OSHA regulations. http://www.osha.gov