Arkansas Business License

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General Business License Requirements for Arkansas.

Business licenses are often required of business entities, regardless of their products and services. This page provides an overview of business license requirements in Arkansas.

Arkansas General Business Licenses

Arkansas Business License

Not required



General Business License licensure is not required on the State level in Arkansas.

Arkansas does not have a general business license at the state level, but local licenses are often required.

Local General Business Licenses

Fayetteville Business License

Agency:City of Fayetteville Accounting and Audit Division (AR)
Fact Checked:11/12/19

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

Fees vary

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$15

Due:

Annually by October 31.

Fort Smith Business License

Agency:City of Fort Smith (AR)
Fact Checked:11/12/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Business License Application

Agency Fee:

$100

Registration Renewal

Agency Fee:

$100

Little Rock Business License

Agency:City of Little Rock Treasury Management Division (AR)
Fact Checked:11/12/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Business License Application

Agency Fee:

Fees vary

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Due:

Annually by January 1.

Springdale Business License

Agency:City of Springdale City Clerk's Office (AR)
Fact Checked:11/12/19

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$40 per year + $2.50 for each of the first 25 employees, excluding the owner of a sole proprietorship, employed by such business, and an additional $1.00 per year for each and every employee over 25. The maximum fee to be paid by any licensee is $300 per year.

Registration Renewal

Agency Fee:

$40 per year + $2.50 for each of the first 25 employees, excluding the owner of a sole proprietorship, employed by such business, and an additional $1.00 per year for each and every employee over 25. The maximum fee to be paid by any licensee is $300 per year.

Due:

Annually by April 1.

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