Nevada Business Licenses
General Guides & Resources
Get step-by-step guidance for forming and running a compliant organization in Nevada
Licenses for Regulated Industries
Explore resources for firms in licensed professions like engineering and construction.
Learn what filings to submit to state agencies throughout an organization’s lifecycle.
Get all the information you need to register for state taxes or apply for tax exemption.
State Licensing Agencies
Access state agencies responsible for licensing and regulating Nevada organizations.
General Nevada Guides & Resources
These guides provide detailed, step-by-step instructions for starting a business or nonprofit, registering with state authorities, and establishing a compliant organization.
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Total cost, time, and step-by-step instructions to form a limited liability company in Nevada. Do it yourself or purchase our formation service.
Total cost, time, and step-by-step instructions on how to incorporate in Nevada. Do it yourself or purchase our incorporation service.
Nevada Business Licensing Guides and Information.
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Total cost, time, and how to start a nonprofit in Nevada. Instruction and services to assist with your non-profit formation.
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Nevada Business Licenses for Regulated Industries
Our licensing guides provide a wealth of information including requirements, filing instructions, fees, timelines to licensure, and more for a range of industries and activities.
Nevada Corporate Filings
These web pages provide detailed information on state filings required to form an entity, register a name, gain authority to operate, maintain good standing, and more.
Nevada Tax Filings
Find the information you need to register for state taxes or seek tax exemptions.
- Nevada Employer (Payroll & Withholding Tax) Registration Service
- Nevada Sales & Use Tax Registration Service
- Nevada Sales Tax Exemption
- Nevada Tax Exemption
Nevada State Licensing Agencies
Below is a listing of the state-level licensing agencies within Nevada that a business should check for business license requirements.
- Department of Business & Industry - Occupational Safety & Health Administration
- Department of Business and Industry
- Department of Business and Industry - Office of the Labor Commissioner
- Department of Business and Industry - Real Estate Division
- Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation - Employment Security Division
- Department of Taxation
- Division of Insurance
- Gaming Control Board
- Private Investigator's Licensing Board
- Public Utilities Commission
- Secretary of State
- State Board of Accountancy
- State Board of Architecture, Interior Design and Residential Design
- State Board of Landscape Architecture
- State Board of Pharmacy
- State Board of Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors
- State Contractors Board
Nevada Local Business Licences
Below is a listing of the local jurisdictions within Nevada that a business should check for local business license requirements.
County / Parish
- Churchill County
- Clark County
- Douglas County
- Elko County
- Esmeralda County
- Eureka County
- Humboldt County
- Lander County
- Lincoln County
- Lyon County
- Mineral County
- Nye County
- Pershing County
- Storey County
- Washoe County
- White Pine County
City / Borough / Municipality / Neighborhood
- Amargosa Valley
- Battle Mountain
- Boulder City
- Carson City
- Crystal Bay
- Gardnerville Ranchos
- Incline Village
- Indian Springs
- Johnson Lane
- Las Vegas
- Moapa Valley
- Nellis Air Force Base
- New Washoe City
- North Las Vegas
- Silver Springs
- Spanish Springs
- Spring Valley
- Summerlin South
- Sun Valley
- Sunrise Manor
- Virginia City
- West Wendover
- Zephyr Cove-Round Hill Village