I am starting a new business... what licenses do I need?

You need to have a signed Certificate of Occupancy (for a physical location in Hanford) or a signed Certificate of Home Occupancy (home based business) before filling out the license application. General information requested on the form is business address, mailing address, type of business, start date, ownership, BOE Number , contractor's license, FEIN Number , and owner information.

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