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
Massachusetts 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.
Massachusetts Fictitious Name Registrations
Massachusetts Assumed Name Registration
DBA / Fictitious Name / Trade Name licensure is not required on the State level in Massachusetts.
In Massachusetts, business certificate registration is filed with the city or town clerk's office. There is no state-level fictitious name registration.
MA Gen Law ch 110 § 5
Registration Not Required