Quick Reference Filing Guide to Michigan


You can see from the opening pages of the Great Lakes State site that the people of Michigan are very supportive of their governor. The biographical pages for the Governor and the first lady of Michigan are well written pages, and are effective at putting a “face” on government. The Michigan pages are rich in content and character.

Business Registration

The Michigan Department of Consumer & Industry Services , where you can find forms, publications, and a frequently asked question section dealing with the process of filing your business with the State of Michigan.


The web site for the Michigan Department of Treasury is an ambitious site that conveys a significant amount of information. If you are planning on starting a business in Michigan, you should check out the FAQ for links to information about Business taxes in Michigan.


The legal code for Michigan is available online. Visit the Michigan Legislative Information Web Server, which has been provided by the Michigan Legislative Council, the Michigan House of Representatives, and the Michigan Senate. In addition to the ability to view Michigan Laws, Bills, and Resolutions, there are a number of interesting documents including a Citizen’s Guide to State Government, which is downloadable in PDF format.