Business License

Do I need a business license to start my company?

Find out with a business license report for $99

Get a summarized report of the licenses your business needs to legally operate at the local, county, state or federal levels.*


*Note that reports are typically delivered within 30-45 days either after order for an existing business or after a new business is formed with the state.

What is a business license and why do I need one?

Business licenses and permits are mandatory for your business to operate legally. All businesses need some kind of license, permit or tax registration at the local, county, state, or federal levels. The requirements vary based on your business location, industry and activities which can make understanding what is needed feel overwhelming.

Our partners at Avalara make the process easy by delivering a report that lists the licenses and permits needed for your company to operate.



The Business Licenses service identifies the local, state, and federal licenses and permits required to run your business.



Avalara simplifies the process and ensures you have the licenses needed for your industry, activity and location.



Be confident you have the business licenses, permits and tax registrations needed for your location and business type.

How the Avalara service works

1. They determine the business licensing requirements for your business.

Our partner uses your business location, industry and activities to identify the local, state and federal licensing requirements for your company.

2. They locate and verify the required licenses.

Our partner searches their system to identify and verify the required licenses and permits.

3. You receive a report that outlines the licenses you need to operate.

Our partners at Avalara send you a report that lists the licenses and permits needed for your business to operate legally and with confidence.