Doing Business in the City of Bellingham

City License and Tax Information

Contact information
City Name:Bellingham
Contact:City Clerk
Phone: 360-778-8012
City Business License
Is license required?Yes | Apply online
What is the fee? $40.00
How often do I renew? No renewal
Are there additional requirements for a home-based business?No
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)Yes | Find your rates
Local Sales TaxFind your sales tax rate
Other Requirements
County Information Whatcom County

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

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