DBA Business Name
DBA Business Name filing - File your DBA Business Name - All States: California, New York, Texas, Illinois, Florida, Michigan, Colorado, New Jersey, Nevada, Georgia.. More... Also Note that we can file a DBA Business Name in any U.S. City or County

 
 
 
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"Businesses using a DBA Business Name name other than the owner's personal name  are legally required to file a DBA Business Name
 
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If I have a corporation – Do I file a DBA for my corporation?
You need to file a dba if your corporation’s name is different from the name you doing business with.  Example: Your corporation’s name is XYZ CORP, and you are doing business as “Widgets For You” under the corporation’s name.
 
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DBA Business Name Filing
File Your DBA Business Name: Also Notarize, Publish, and File proof of Publication

Right from the start, we complete the DBA Business Name forms, notarize the Business name certificates, file the DBA Business Name doing business as certificate, legally publish the DBA Business Name and file proof of publication.
We do the following:
(1) We can prepare the DBA Business Name legal document.
(2) We will send our agent to you to notarize your DBA Business Name (if required).
(3) Then, we will file, record, and register your Business, trade, or business name, DBA Business Name certificate with the appropriate government agency.
(4) If required, we will perform a local or state level business name search to see if your DBA Business Name DBA Name is available (in most cases we do the business name search anyway).
(5) We will publish your DBA Business Name DBA Name for 4 weeks in a legal newspaper,  and
(6) We will mail you the certified copies of the DBA Business Name so you can open a bank account. In some cases, we may fax your or scan and email you the filed, certified copies of your DBA Name Registration Certificate.
(7) Finally, after the DBA Business Name form is notarized, filed, mailed and legally published, we file an officially, government certified copy of the proof of the DBA Business Name certificate newspaper publication.
 In most States, regular DBA Business Name registration filing takes 4-8 business days (e.g., California), but in some states it may take 10 -20 business days because the government processing takes longer. Where it is permitted by the government, there is same day DBA Business Name filing for an extra fee - add about $200 to regular price.
Filing Your DBA Business Name
Note that we can notarize, file, and if necessary publish a DBA Business Name business name in every state: California, New York, Texas, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Georgia, etc., as well as in any of the cities such as Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Miami, Houston, Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia and other metropolitan areas.  Note: Though our headquarters are close to the Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, and Ventura counties (more...) and Metropolitan areas in California, we have representatives and partners in every county and every state in the United States.
What is a Business Name or DBA Name?
First, a Company, or DBA Name Certificate, or DBA Business Name / D.B.A. Doing Business As Statement is the same as a Business Name Statement, an Business Business Name Certificate, and a Firm Name. The " Business Name" term is sometimes misspelled: fictious, ficticous, ficticious, etc. All of these business, or DBA Names are just business name certificates / statements that must be filed if the business owner (individual, partnership, corporation) is doing business in a name other than its own legal name.
What is the General DBA Business Name Business Name Law?
Registration or Filing of a DBA Business Name Trade / Business Business Name.
In general, you are legally required to notarize (some states) register (file) and publish (in some states) a  business name statement, (otherwise called a DBA Name Certificate, DBA Business Name Doing Business As Statement, an Business Business Name Certificate, or a Firm Name) if the business name is a name that is different from the name of the proprietor, partnership or corporation doing business with that name.
Benefits of Filing your Business Name:
Can use the Courts to bring a lawsuit under the business name. You can enforce any contract that you sign under a registered name.  
Can open a bank account in the name of the business - banks require that you show proof of business name registration.
May prevent others from using your business name. In some states filing creates a rebuttable presumption that you have rights to that name ( but you probably need a trade mark to protect the name. However, in general, you do acquire some rights to the business name associated with a specific product or service that you provide using the business name in the region that you provide the service or sell your product. More
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