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Business Development Information

New businesses planning to be established in the West Orange County Area will find this guide helpful. Contacts, which most businesses must make, are shown below.

FICTITIOUS NAMES

Occupational License Department (407) 836-5650 www.sunbiz.org

ZONING

Oakland (407) 656-1117 www.town.oakland.fl.us
Ocoee (407) 905-3111 www.ci.ocoee.fl.us
Windermere (407) 876-2563 www.town.windermere.fl.us
Winter Garden (407) 656-4111 www.cwgdn.com
Orange County (407) 836-5525 www.orangecountyfl.net
Orlando (407) 246-2277 www.ci.orlando.fl.us

TAXES

State: Obtain a State Sales Tax Number from the Florida Department of Revenue (407) 903-7350 www.dor.myflorida.com/dor
Federal: Internal Revenue Service (800) 829-1040 www.irs.gov

CORPORATION

Secretary of State’s Office, Division of Corporations (850) 488-9000 www.sunbiz.org
County Administrative Offices, Office of the County Comptroller Recording Department (407) 836-5115 www.occompt.com

MISCELLANEOUS ORGANIZATIONS

U.S. Small Business Administration (800) U-ASK-SBA www.sba.gov
SCORE Counselors to America’s Small Business (407) 420-4844 www.score.org
Orange County Administrative Office (Service/Information) (407) 836-5550
Small Business Development Center University of Central Florida (407) 420-4850 www.bus.ucf.edu/sbdc
Florida Small Business Development Center (800) 644-SBDC www.floridasbdc.com
Minority Business Development (904) 443-1900 www.sba.gov (407) 836-7317 www.orangecountyfl.net
Disney/SBA National Entrepreneur Center (407) 420-4883 www.disneyec.com
Workforce Central Florida (407) 531-1222 www.workforcecentralflorida.com

INTANGIBLE PERSONAL

Taxpayer Assistance Property Tax Florida Department of Revenue www.state.fl.us/dor

TANGIBLE PERSONAL

Orange County Property Appraiser Property Tax (407) 836-5044 www.ocpafl.org

The following organizations provide business information to Florida businesses and individuals with questions about state and regional economic development and planning.

Enterprise Florida (407) 956-5600 www.eflorida.com

MetroOrlando Economic Development Commission (407) 422-7159 www.orlandoedc.com

East Central Florida Regional Planning Council (407) 623-1075 www.ecfrpc.org

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