Q: Can I apply by phone and set up a limited liability company (DBA)?.
A: You can apply by phone but the best way is to just fill out our online limited liability company (DBA) form.
Q: Does an DBA without employees need a tax ID number?
A: An DBA without employees may not need a tax ID number but an DBA with more than one owner does need one. In addition if the DBA is engaged in selling taxable items such as clothing it will need a sales state tax ID number in addition to any other tax ID.
Q: What if I an an out of state business? Do I still need to register and obtain a limited liability company (DBA)?
A: Unless you have a location in the state you sell it is not required to form an DBA there.
Q: When do I have to change my limited liability company (DBA)?
A: You may have to get a new tax ID number if your status as a business changes. For example if you change from sole owner to a partnership or from DBA to DBA as well as when you buy a new business you need to get a new tax ID under your business name or individual name.
Q: Do I need to obtain a federal or state tax ID number before forming a limited liability company (DBA) or getting other DBAs?
Q: What is a DUNS Number?
A: Dun & Bradstreet is a business credit rating company and they use your info to inform lenders about how credit worthy you are.
Q: Do I need to pay sales tax to the state as an DBA?
A: Paying sales tax depends on your state. For example in Oregon you dont need to pay sales tax but you still need a resale certificate to buy from other states wholesale products. Checklist: Starting a(n) Business DBAs, Tax Ids form DBA, InDBA, Partnership or Sole Proprietorship
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