As a new business owner, you have an ever-growing list of things to do. From writing your business plan to crunching numbers for financials, it’s all too easy to forget about the legal side of things. Before you can open your business to the public, you’ll need to have a business license.
Probably one of the easiest businesses to start is one where you sell goods right out of your own home online through Amazon. One of the biggest questions people have is “Do I need a business license to sell on Amazon in California?” Setting up your online business through Amazon does require you to verify if you need a seller’s permit, business license, state sales tax number, and a taxpayer identification number (TIN).