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Starting a Business in Omaha Nebraska
Starting a business in Nebraska can be a daunting task, but the Nebraska Department of Revenue (DOR) has created a guidance document to help make the process easier. This document contains information about how to start a Nebraska business and details all the steps required. It also contains information about any additional requirements, penalties, and internal procedural documents that are only applicable to the DOR's internal operations. The DOR recommends signing up for their subscription service at revenue.nebraska.gov to get updates on topics of interest, as this guidance document may change with updated information or added examples.
Omaha ( OH-mə-hah) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Douglas County. Omaha is in the Midwestern United States on the Missouri River, about 10 mi (15 km) north of the mouth of the Platte River. The nation's 39th-largest city, Omaha's 2020 census population was 486,051.Omaha is the anchor of the eight-county, bi-state Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area. The Omaha Metropolitan Area is the 58th-largest in the United States, with a population of 967,604. The Omaha-Council Bluffs-Fremont, NE-IA Combined Statistical Area (CSA) totaled 1,004,771, according to 2020 estimates.