Managed Doing Business As (DBA) Services
We handle your DBA project from conception through maintenance. We navigate registration requirements across state lines, check name availability, prepare and file DBA registrations, track renewals, and prepare and file renewals.
- Access to a compliance specialist who consults with you on your project
- Complete document preparation, filing, and follow-up with government agencies through approval
- Full transparency of your project status and renewal tracking via the new DBA List feature in our software
Florida DBA / Fictitious Name / Trade Name Registrations
Business entities that plan to use a name other than their legal business name may need to register an assumed name. Assumed name registration can take place at the state, local, or state and local levels of government. State specific registration information is available below.
Florida Fictitious Name Registrations
Florida Fictitious Name Registration
Mail or online.
$50 (There is an additional $30 fee for a certified copy of fictitious name registration and an additional $10 fee for a certificate of status)
2-3 business days online or 3-5 business days by mail.
|Is registration mandatory?:|
Business entities operating under a name other than their legal name must file a fictitious name registration.
Florida Statutes § 865.09
|County Level Filing:|
Filing is not required at the county level.
|Does registration prevent others from using the name I choose?:|
Fictitious name registration serves only to inform the public and does not prevent another organization from using the same name.