Downloads

All documents are in pdf format and require Acrobat Reader. You can download the program from here.

 

Start Up Expense Worksheet

This worksheet will help you organize and itemize the costs you will incur to start your business. It is a very good starting point for initial development of the financials for a business plan.

 

Personal Budget Worksheet

This worksheet will help you determine your monthly personal expenses. This information will be especially important if your small business will provide you with the compensation needed to support your personal needs.

 

Start Up Checklist

This checklist was designed to help ensure that you are aware of important considerations and requirements in the start of a business in New Jersey.

 

NJ Registration Guide

This document will assist you in determining the steps necessary to register a business in New Jersey. It is important to realize that this is not a substitute for legal and accounting advice, and is recommended that you seek the advice of your professionals.

 

Legal Structure Comparison

This document will help in understanding the differences between legal structure options when starting a business (Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Corporations and Limited Liability Companies). Please note that this document should not be considered a substitute for professional advice from your lawyer or accountant.

 

Business Plan Outline

This is a very brief outline of the typical section titles found in most business plans. A more comprehensive business plan template can be viewed below.

 

SBA Business Plan Template

This is a comprenhensive Business Plan Template with detailed descriptions of each section.

 

SBA Request for Counseling (RFC-Form 641)

All SBDC clients must complete this form prior to their first counseling session. We generally mail this form to you prior to your first meeting, but if you have not received it in time, please print and complete the form and bring it with you to your first counseling session.