Doing Business in the City of Des Moines
City License and Tax Information
|City Name:||Des Moines|
|City Business License|
|Is license required?||Yes|
|What is the fee?||$30.00 - $150.00|
|What is the fee based on?||Based on type of business and per square foot charge|
|How often do I renew?||Annual|
|Is the renewal less than original fee?||No|
|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 Tax||Find your sales tax rate|
|County Information||King 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.