Doing Business in the City of Vancouver

City License and Tax Information

Contact information
City Name:Vancouver
Contact:Business License Section
Phone: (360) 487-8410 x3
City Business License
Is license required?Yes
What is the fee? $125/location + $50/FTE up to 400
How often do I renew? Annual
Is the renewal less than original fee?No
Are there additional requirements for a home-based business?Yes
Are there other special types of licenses?
For example, tow truck, taxi or solicitor.
Yes, contact the city
Local Business and Occupation Tax (B&O)No
Local Sales TaxFind your sales tax rate
Other Requirements
County Information Clark County

Use the information on this page to determine what the licensing requirements are for this city.

NOTE: Licensing requirements can change periodically. You should confirm your requirements as you go through the application process.