Georgia may be one of the best-kept secrets, when it comes to starting a small business. Most of the state’s paperwork is done online. Most of the paperwork for starting and maintaining a small business is done through the state’s website, making the process easy and streamlined. The hardest component of starting a small business in Georgia is the lack of training and resources available to entrepreneurs. There are not a lot of state training resources for writing a business plan and entering into the hiring market. However, the tax code in Georgia is favorable to small businesses.