With Anna’s growing population that prefers to keep their dollars in Anna, it’s a great place to start a business. Factoring in Anna’s population but also the surrounding communities of Melissa and Van Alystyne, the demographics speak for themselves.

We’ve assembled a list of resources to help you get started in business ownership. All entrepreneurs should consult with their legal/financial counsel to determine the best business strategy for your company.

Anna Resources

Anna EDC

The Economic Development Corporation is a seven member Board whose responsibilities include: identifying and funding opportunities to expand the city’s business tax base and promote job growth within the community.

City of Anna – Planning & Development

The Planning Department performs a variety of services intended to protect, maintain, and develop an attractive, safe, and healthy environment. Your go-to resource for ordinances, sign codes, permits and more.

Small Business Start-Up Resources

Starting a Business in Anna
Download Business Toolkit (PDF)

Doing Business As “DBA”
Collin County

State Sales Tax/Resale Certificate
Texas Comptroller

Incorporation or LLC
Texas Secretary of State

Employer Information
Texas Workforce Commission

Texas Wide Open for Business
The Governor’s Small Business Handbook