The City of Plainwell offers a variety of services that include technical assistance, business retention and expansion, information resources, including economic and demographic information.

Staff is available to help you find appropriate sites for your business expansion or relocation needs, and can promote, market and communicate current information about available commercial sites, industrial land and buildings available in the area. Just contact The City also offers incentives for new and existing businesses and can help residents search for financing as well. All of these can be found in the "Incentives" section of our website.

MEDC - Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Ed Reed - Account Manager, Business Development
(517) 373-6204

Starting A Business

Michigan Online Business Start Up Wizard:

Registration for Employer Identification Number (EIN):
IRS: 800.829.4933

Michigan Tax Registration (Sales, Single Business, etc.):
Michigan Department of Treasury: 800.367.6236

Creating a Corporation:
Department of Labor and Economic Growth: 517.241.6400

Apply for a Subchapter S Status:
IRS: 800.829.3676

Michigan Certification and Licensing:
State of Michigan

Environmental Requirements:
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality: 800.662.9278