HOW TO OBTAIN A BUSINESS LICENSE
COMPLETING THE APPLICATION Read the Business Registration Application thoroughly and complete all sections that apply. Complete instructions are posted on the reverse side of the application.
Every application must contain at least the following:
Description of Business
Business Start Date in El Segundo
Number of Employees
Complete Listing of Owners or Corporate Officers
Either a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN), also known as a Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) or an Individual's Social Security Number (SSN).
A Valid Signature
Appropriate Tax Payment
*Post Office Boxes and mail handling facilities can be used for the mailing address, but cannot be used for a business location. The applicant's residence address must be used if there is no other place of business.
If more than one person is an owner, all owners must be listed. In the case of a corporation, all corporate officers must be listed.
When the application has been completed, it can be mailed or presented at City Hall. The application becomes effective when all necessary approvals have been received. The Business License Certificate will be mailed within one week.