DBA / Business Names

File a DBA quickly and easily

DBA is an abbreviation for "doing business as." If you're a sole proprietorship, you need a DBA to register your business name. Corporations and LLCs need a DBA if they use a different name than what's filed with the state.

With a LegalZoom DBA you can:

from $99

+ state filing fees

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Get Started on Your DBA
Get Started
3 Easy Steps
Complete our simple
online questionnaire
We complete, file and publish
(if required) your DBA application
We mail the approved DBA
application to you
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Why Choose LegalZoom?
  • Our service is designed and maintained by a team of experienced attorneys.
  • Documents are typically sent for filing within two business days.
  • 100% satisfaction guaranteed and total customer support

Very helpful and prompt... my company was up and running in a very short period of time.

Steven C., Landing, NJ

Common Questions
  • Is a Fictitious Business Name the same as a DBA?
  • Can I open a bank account before my DBA is filed?
  • What if I'm operating a sole proprietorship under my personal name?

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