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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Regular filing takes about 3-7 business days. See our expedite services.
$99 for One registrant, $10.00 more for each additional registrant
and $10 for each additional business name.
- Here is what our service includes:
- Registration of your fictitious business name in CONTRA COSTA County.
- Publication of your fictitious business name in a legally adjudicated newspaper for four consecutive weeks.
- Filing of proof of publication.
in Obtaining a Fictitious Business
Doing business under a fictitious business name requires that you do the following: File a Fictitious Business Name within forty-five days of starting your business. Publish fictitious business name in a newspaper for four weeks. Corporations & owners doing business under their own name are not required to file a fictitious business name statement. On the other hand, If you plan to use your own name as part of the business name, you cannot use something like “& associates”. If you do, you must file a fictitious business name statement.
For example, "John Smith’s Rob ‘em & Cheat ‘em Service" is not required to file a fictitious business name. However, "Smith & Associates” is required to file a fictitious business name. Note: A Fictitious Business Name with "corp." or "Inc" suffix is not allowed unless you want to file a dba for a corporation with the same name. If you are filing fictitious business name and the registrant is a corporation, include a copy of the articles of organization or incorporation and have a Corporate Officer sign the fictitious business name statement form. Fictitious Business Name
LOS ANGELES FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME REGISTRATION AND PUBLICATION
We will provide you with business name search links so you can search on the local and state corporate level so you can make sure your name is available.
We will register you as the business name owner for five years
We will publish your fictitious name in a legally adjudicated newspaper.
We will provide you with the certified copies and the receipt for payment for publication so you can open a bank account.
We will file a proof of publication
We will send you a newspaper clipping and the proof of publication.