If you will be holding substantial inventory, you'll also want to check your lease or deed/zoning restrictions to see if there are any prohibitions on running a business out of your home.
Also make sure to invest in the appropriate business insurance covering your activities. Get a local business attorney and accountant on your team right away to put the right building blocks in place.
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