Want to set up a Nevada business but don't know how?
Let the new business checklist guide you at https://www.nvsilverflume.gov/checklist at SilverFlume Nevada's Business Portal.
Start your Business with SilverFlume Nevada's Business Portal:
Please note: This is not legal advice. If you require assistance forming your entity, please seek professional or legal advice.
Be advised that effective August 6, 2011, Title 7 entities claiming a statutory exemption from the State Business License fee are required to attach a completed, notarized supplemental form to the initial or annual list: Declaration of Eligibility for State Business License Exemption . See questions and answers related to Exemptions from the State Business License.
If you did not find what you needed above, here is additional information:
- Corporations - Profit, Nonprofit, Domestic (Nevada), Foreign (Non-Nevada), Close, Professional, and Cooperative Association
- Limited-Liability Company
- Limited Partnership, Limited-Liability Partnership, and Limited-Liability Limited Partnership
- Business Trust
- Sole Proprietor, General Partnership, or Other Entity Not Required to File Formation Documents Pursuant to Title 7 of NRS - Examples of a Sole Proprietor/General Partnership include: a freelance photographer or writer, entertainer or performer not on a regular payroll, craftsperson who takes jobs on a contract basis, salesperson who receives only commissions or an independent contractor who isn't on an employer's regular payroll.
Other services related to starting a business:
Business Search (check name availability - Note: Name availability can not be guaranteed until filing is approved.)
Name Reservation (Before reserving a name check the Restricted Word List)
Obtain a Nevada State Business License Only - note: the Business License form is also found under each entity type above