First time doing this, for general partner, do I need to register dba before obtaining ein? We want to use a fictional name.
Jeffrey Lippman ∙ September 4, 2019
No. In most states, the order is not mandated. I recommend you contact your LegalZoom provider firm to find out what is required in your State.
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