In almost every case, if you are doing business in the District of Columbia, you need a business license. You will need to submit various kinds of documentation to apply for a license, and we can help you organize your preparation. In addition, we can actually file the license application for you.
The most basic kind of business license is a general business license, but you may need to apply for a specific kind of business license. You will need a business license unless:
•your business type is exempt,
•you have a current professional license for business activities, or
•your principals are required to maintain licensure by a local, state, or national certification body.
Applying for a business license is not a simple task in D.C., but we are here to help. Because every situation is unique, please call us for more information.