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January 10, 2012

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The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is the state’s principal economic development agency.

DEED programs promote business recruitment, expansion, and retention; international trade; workforce development; and community development.

Starting a Business
Starting a business in Minnesota is not a single decision but a series of them, each one an important step on the road to a successful launch.

Here we help you tackle the most common questions in the order you’re most likely to need answers.

These guidelines provide a roadmap to the world of business and the basic sense of direction you'll need before you begin. They are not a substitute for the advice of an attorney, accountant and other business professionals.

Locating in Minnesota
Pick an index of the biggest, hottest, fastest-growing, most innovative, and most successful companies. You'll find Minnesota companies at or near the top. Isn't it time you joined them?

Contact our Business Development Specialists to discuss the benefits of starting, expanding or relocating your business in Minnesota.

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The Rural Economic Development Loan & Grant program — known as the Red-Leg program — has available loans up to $740,000 for qualified projects.