How To Start A Roofing Business In Hawaii

How To Start A Roofing Business In The State Of Hawaii

Here is some helpful information on how to start a roofing company in the state of Hawaii.

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/

-Register your business name.  http://cca.hawaii.gov/bac/steps-to-starting-a-business/choose-a-business-name/

If you need help selecting a name for your roofing business:  Choosing a Roofing Company Name and Roofing Business Name Ideas

-Select your business structure.– http://cca.hawaii.gov/bac/steps-to-starting-a-business/choose-a-legal-structure/  More on Business Entities: Choosing a Roofing Business Structure

 -Register your business. http://cca.hawaii.gov/breg/

-Open a Business Checking Account with your new 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.  More about liability insurance here: Roofing Liability Insurance

 -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.  Osha Roofing Contractor Regulations Summary and http://www.osha.gov