10 Steps to Starting a Small Business

Tigard is home to a thriving business community of more than 3,300 firms. A mix of regionally and nationally renowned companies like Gerber Gear, Tazo Tea, iFLY and Koi Fusion all operate in Tigard. In addition, almost half of the 3,300 firms in Tigard are small businesses employing 1-4 employees. 

Want to join Tigard’s growing small business community? Then download the 10 Steps to Starting a Small Business created by the City of Tigard's Economic Development Department. 

This 4 page guide takes you through the 10 steps necessary to start your small business with useful links to the steps to do that.  Click to download this guide in either English or Spanish.