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Operating Your Business

If you’re looking for information about ongoing reporting requirements for your Kansas business, you are in the right place! Explore the links below to learn more about specific reports and filings required by the agencies shown, as well as information about common business permits and licenses. A link is also provided to information about state regulations that may affect your business, and a new feature that allows you to identify and comment on newly proposed regulations.

Common Business License Permit

Many businesses require some form of permitting or registration at the state or local level. As you operate your business, be sure to renew any required business licenses/permits at prescribed frequencies. Follow the link below to view a partial list of common lines of business which require registration/licensing/permits with specific agencies/commissions or local government.

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Kansas Administrative Regulations

Kansas Administrative Regulations govern many aspects of doing business in Kansas. Click on the link below to search regulations and the Kansas Register, as well as review and comment on proposed regulations that may affect your business.

Learn More about Kansas Administrative Regulations

Kansas Department of Labor

Learn more at the link below about the Kansas Department of Labor’s ongoing reporting requirements for employers.

Learn More about the Kansas Department of Labor

Kansas Department of Revenue

Use the link below to find out more about ongoing reporting requirements of the Kansas Department of Revenue.

Learn More about the Department of Revenue

Kansas Secretary of State

The Kansas Secretary of State’s office administers ongoing reporting requirements for Kansas businesses. Use the link below to find more information, along with services that allow you to file online.

Learn More about the Kansas Secretary of State

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