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Mancuso, Anthony. Corporate Records Handbook: meetings, minutes and resolutions, 4th ed. (Nolo Press, 2007). KF1414.6 .M36 2007.

Mancuso, Anthony. Incorporate Your Business: a Legal Gguide to Forming a Corporation in Your State, 6th ed. ed. (Nolo, 2011). Self Help Collection KF1420 .M36 2011.

Ray, James C. Complete Book of Corporate Forms, 2nd ed. (Sphinx Pub., 2005). KF 1411 .R388 2005.

Independent Contractors

Fishman, Stephen. Working for Yourself: Law & Taxes for Independent Contractors, Freelancers & Consultants, 8th ed. (Nolo, 2011) KF390.I54 F57 2011.

Partnerships and LLCs

Clifford, Denis and Ralph Warner. Form a Partnership: the Complete Legal Guide, 9th ed. (Nolo, 2012) Self Help Collection KF1375.Z9 C55 2012.

Mancuso, Anthony. Form Your Own Limited Liability Company, 6th ed. (Nolo Press, 2009). KF1380 .M36 2009.

Mancuso, Anthony. LLC or Corporation? How to Choose the Right Form for Your Business, 2nd ed. (Nolo, 2006). KF1380.Z9 M362 2006.

Mancuso, Anthony. Nolo's Quick LLC, 6th ed. (Nolo, 2011). Self Help Collection KF1380 .M363 2011.

Mancuso, Anthony. Your Limited Liability Company: an Operating Manual, 6th ed. (Nolo, 2010). Self Help Collection KF1380 .M3643 2010.


Mancuso, Anthony. How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation, 10th ed. (Nolo Press, 2011). Self Help Collection KF1388 .M36 2011.

Nonprofit Governance and Management, 3rd ed. (ABA, 2011) KF1388 .N66 2011.

Pakroo, Peri. Starting & Building a Nonprofit: a Practical Guide, 4th ed. (Nolo, 2011). Self Help Collection KF1388 .P34 2011.

Starting and Running the Business

American Bar Association Legal Guide for Small Business, 2nd ed. (American Bar Association, 2010). KF1659 .A43 2010.

Gegax, Tom. By the Seat of Your Pants: No-nonsense Business Management Guide. (Expert Publishing, 2005). HF1008 .G44 2005.

Pakroo, Peri. The Small Business Start-Up Kit, 6th ed. (Nolo, 2010). KF1659 P35 2010.

Phillips, Michael & Salli Rasberry. Marketing Without Advertising, 6th ed. (Nolo, 2008). Self Help Collection HF5415 .P484 2008.

Steingold, Fred. The Complete Guide to Selling a Business, 4th ed. (Nolo 2012). Self Help Collection KF1659 .S74 2012.

Steingold, Fred. Legal Forms for Starting & Running a Small Business, 6th ed. (Nolo, 2010). KF1659.A65 S74 2010.

Steingold, Fred. Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business, 12th ed. (Nolo, 2011). Self Help Collection KF1659 .S745 2011.

Stim, Richard. Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference. (Nolo, 2010). KF801.Z9 S75 2010.

Stim, Richard. Whoops! I'm in Business: a Crash Course in Business Basics. (Nolo, 2005). HD62.5 .S753 2005.

For more information, including online resources, see Legal Topics: Starting a Business in Minnesota


Boulay, D.-M. and Mark Warda. How to Form a Corporation in Minnesota. (Sphinx Pub., 2002). Self Help Collection KFM5613.5.Z9 B678 2002.

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