Do I have to register my business name in New Jersey?

  • In New Jersey, you MUST register that business’s name if that business makes income in New Jersey
  • To register that business:
    • Go to the web site of the Department of Treasury (for New Jersey)
    • Fill out several online forms
    • Pay the registration fee
  • Since these forms are complicated, it is important to get professional advice from an experienced attorney
  • One small error can result in hundreds or thousands of dollars in fees, and in delays of up to a year
  • Because of these complications it is crucial to seek out an experienced New Jersey attorney to register your business