Do I need a State of Washington Business License to obtain a City Business License?

Yes. The Washington State Department of Revenue issues a "Uniform Business Identification" (UBI) number. The State UBI registers a business entity for tax purposes and is mandatory to obtain a a Bainbridge Island Business License. Only a City Business License entities a business entity to engage in business. Visit the State of Washington Business Licensing Service website to obtain your UBI number.

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1. Who needs a City Business License?
2. How do I apply for a City Business License?
3. Do I need a State of Washington Business License to obtain a City Business License?
4. How much does a City Business License cost?
5. Where do I post my Business License?
6. How do I renew my Business License?
7. Are there City Business and Occupation Taxes?
8. What if my business moves to a new location and/or the mailing address changes?
9. How do I cancel or close my Business License?
10. What if I sell my business?