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(916) 874-6733<br>
(916) 874-6733<br>
[http://www.ca.sacramento.ca.us/ '''www.co.sacramento.ca.us''']<br>   
[http://www.ca.sacramento.ca.us/ '''www.co.sacramento.ca.us''']<br>   
<p>'''Listed below are the most common local, state, and federal government licensing and permit requirements to start a small business are the following:'''</p><br>
'''Business License Requirements:'''<br>
<p>Local County Clerk Recorder's Office</p><br>
'''Employer Identification Number:'''<br>
<p>[http://www.irs.gov/ '''Internal Revenue Service (IRS)]'''</p><br>
'''State Identification Number:'''<br>
<p>[http://www.edd.ca.gov/ '''California Employment Development Department (EDD)''']</p><br>
'''Fictitious Name:'''<br>
<p>Local County Clerk Recorder's office</p><br>
'''Sales Tax Information:'''<br>
<p>[http://www.boe.ca.gov/ '''California Board of Equalization (BOE)''']</p><br>
'''Workers' Compensation Insurance:'''<br>
<p>[http://www.dir.ca.gov/ '''California Department of Industrial Relations''']</p><br>
'''California Occupational Safety and Health Act (CALOSHA):'''<br>
<p>[http://www.calosha.ca.gov/ '''CALOSHA''']</p><br>
'''Information on Patents and Trademarks:'''<br>
<p>[http://www.uspto.gov/products/library/ptdl/locations/index.jsp '''US Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark office''']</p><br>
'''California License Handbook:'''<br>
<p>Provides brief description of state licensing requirements for the general legal forms of doing business in California, lists all state agencies, departments, offices and their divisions and branches administering licensing, permitting, certifying, registering or other
regulatory oversight of a business activity, profession or vocation in California, and provides an index of business, vocational, or professional licenses, permits, or registrations required by the State of California, as well as a summary of business taxes that the State administers.</p><br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Trade and Commerce Agency</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Office of Permit Assistance'''<br>
801 K Street, Suite 1700<br> 
Sacramento, CA 95814<br> 
'''<font color="#4AA02C">County Clerk Recorder's Office</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Business Filing & Registration'''<br>
PO Box 53592<br>
Norwalk, CA 90053-0592<br>
(562) 462-2137<br>
'''For Los Angeles County only:'''<br>
<p>If sending request by mail, there is a $15.00 charge per name search. If consumers go into the office and perform their own search, there is no charge.</p><br> 
<p>Consumers may contact the following entities if interested in starting or improving their own businesses. To form a corporation, a consumer must contact the California Secretary of State for incorporation information.</p><br>
Federal funds for  '''minority''' and '''women''' businesses:<br>
Los Angeles (310) 537-6677<br>
San Diego (619) 543-5109<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS)</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Program of Civil Rights'''<br>
1820 Alhambra Boulevard, ms-79<br>
Sacramento, CA 95816<br> 
(916) 227-9599<br>
[http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/ '''www.dot.ca.gov''']<br> 
<p>Provides informative recorded message to assist and '''disabled veterans'''; instructions for certification, and awarding of contracts.</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Department of General Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Office of Small and Business'''<br>
Certification and Resources<br>
1531 I Street, 2nd Floor<br> 
Sacramento, CA 95814<br>
(916) 322-5060<br> 
(800) 303-6600<br>
[http://www.dgs.ca.gov/ '''www.dgs.ca.gov''']<br>
<p>Applicant screening, federal and state job tax credits, tax ID numbers</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Employment Development Department</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
800 Capitol Mall<br> 
Sacramento, CA 95814<br> 
(916) 653-0707<br> 
<p>Promotes small business in California provides technical assistance, loans, proposals, provides referrals to development centers for small business, plus general information.</p>
'''Small Business Helpline'''<br>
(916) 327-4357<br>
(800) 303-6600<br> 
<p>Provides small business certification package, target area contract preference, enterprise zones, and contract regulations</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">Office of Small and Minority Business</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
1531 I Street, 2nd Floor <br>
Sacramento, CA 95814-2016<br> 
(916) 322-5790<br>
<p>Promotes small business in California, technical assistance, loans, proposals, referrals to development centers for small business, and general information.</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Trade and Commerce Agency</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
801 K Street, Suite 1700<br> 
Sacramento, CA 95814<br> 
(916) 324-1295<br> 
<big>'''For Sacramento:'''</big><br>
<p>Provides a handbook on business and licensing based on factors.  Business may qualify for funds, technical assistance, and services. May assist with relocation, site development, environmental issues, and problems with other state agencies based on qualifications.</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">California Trade and Commerce Agency</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
801 K Street, Suite1700<br> 
Sacramento, CA 95814<br> 
(916) 322-5790<br> 
Their goal is to retain and attract film production to the state.<br>
'''California Film Commission'''<br>
(800) 858-4749<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">Small Business Development Centers under the Trade and Commerce Agency
</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
Sacramento (916) 322-1394<br>
Los Angeles (626) 683-2619<br> 
SanDiego (619) 645-2657<br> 
SanMateo (650) 573-3880<br> 
<p>Provides business (start-up) counseling, publications, various forms of financial ssistance, counseling, training, services and local assistance, for minorities, veterans, women business ownership, and procurement assistance.</p>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">US Small Business Administration</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
409 3rd Street, SW<br>
Washington, DC 20416<br> 
(800) 827-5722<br> 
'''<font color="#4AA02C">US Small Business Administration</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
501 I Street, Suite 12-200<br>
Sacramento, CA 95814<br> 
(916) 930-2410<br>
(800) 827-5722<br>
[http://www.sba.gov/ '''www.sba.gov''']<br>
'''Disaster loans:'''<br> 
(916) 566-7240<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">US Small Business Administration District Field Offices</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
San Francisco (415) 744-6820<br>
Fresno (559) 487-5791<br>
Los Angeles (818) 552-3210<br>
San Diego (619) 557-7252<br>
'''Provides Federal program referrals:'''<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">Federal Information Center</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
(800) 688-9889<br> 
(800) 326-2996 TDD/TTY<br> 

Revision as of 21:24, 22 February 2012

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The California Government Online to Desktops (CalGOLD) database provides detailed information on the business permit, license and registration requirements from all levels of government.

Revenue Division City of Sacramento
915 I Street, Room 1214
Sacramento, CA 95814-2604
(916) 264-8500
(916) 264-5685

County of Sacramento Treasurer and Tax Collector
700 H Street, Room 1710
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 874-6733

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