Brooklyn, NY asked in Business Formation for New York

Q: What kind of business license should I apply for if I want to run an e-commerce online store .

I am creating a brand that will be trademarked , these items will be sold on said website . I should note domain name and trademarked brand name are not the same

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Gregory Byrnes
Gregory Byrnes
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: It depends on the product you are selling, whether you are storing it, and to where it is being sold, but generally you do not need a license for e-commerce in New York. However, you should review the sales tax aspects of the transactions (Most sales applications can handle this for you) or the locations you will be selling in.

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