The Consequences of Not Filing a DBA

March 2, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

In a previous DBAFilingOnline article entitled ‘Why You Need a DBA – It’s the Law!’ it was stated that business owners need to inform the public that they are “Doing Business As” any name other than their own personal name. It’s a requirement, and banks will not open a business account for anyone without proof of their […]

4 Key steps on How to Add a DBA to an LLC

January 25, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are operating a limited liability company (LLC), you need to expand your business horizons. With an LLC, it is hard for the business community to do business with you freely. LLC are highly considered as private entities with no independence from the owner. You need to do something that can make your business […]

Understanding Your EIN |

December 21, 2016 by · 1 Comment 

The publication “Understanding Your EIN” provides general information on Employer Identification Numbers (EINs) for Business Owners. The topics included in “Understanding Your EIN” are: What is an EIN Information by type of business entity When you need a new EIN How to apply for an EIN How to complete Form SS-4 Where to apply for […]

File a DBA – Get a EIN or Federal Tax ID

November 20, 2016 by · Leave a Comment is the leading Federal Tax ID – EIN filing service. Our unique and efficient process will save you time, money and effort. We help you to… Complete your Federal Tax ID/EIN Application form Accurately. File your Federal Tax ID – EIN | Click to get started! We will walk you through the Federal Tax […]

Doing Business As (DBA) a Fictitious Business Name |

September 29, 2016 by · 1 Comment 

Scott Allen over at wrote a great article on DBA’s and FBN’s – I highly encourage any small business owner or Entrepreneur read it! FBA or FBN – Why do you want one and how do you get one? A fictitious business name, assumed name, or DBA (short for “doing business as”), referred to […]

Which Business Structure is Right For Me?

August 28, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Forming your business can be fast and easy (Trust Us!). Simply answer a series of questions online, and we’ll take care of the rest. Incorporation’s: Personal liability protection Taxed at corporate and individual level Formal meetings and record-keeping required LLC’s: Same liability protection as a corporation No corporate tax, profits passed directly to owners Fewer […]

Business Licenses for Small Business

July 5, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Any new business must get the approval from the county, state or country of business to actually run the business in the planned local. The type of business determines if a local license is needed or a more extensive federal license is required to run the business. In addition there might be several permits that are […]


March 21, 2016 by · 1 Comment 

When an individual decides to start a business, usually a sole proprietor ship is formed. This is just a simple company with one business owner and usually no employees to start. In addition all business income is reported through the business owner’s personal taxes and the business owner assumes sole responsibility for paying those taxes. […]

Benefits of Having a DBA

January 23, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Most individuals, when starting a business begin as a sole proprietor without formal incorporation of the business. Typically, the business owner will decide on a name for the business. Hence, we have Mr. John Doe doing business as The Widget Company. The business owner will probably file his or her business name under fictitious names […]

Fictitious Business Name – FBN vs. DBA

December 19, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

When doing business, the majority or business owners choose to have a separate name for the business other than their own. The name, once chosen is registered with the county of operation. This is followed by opening up a business account in the new name and perhaps applying for a business credit card or line […]

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