Most city and state websites operate a simple online database where anyone can search for business licenses issued through the respective state or city. The database allows searches by business name or by the owner's full name and address.How do you look up a business license?
In order to look up a business license, search the state's website using keywords such as the business name, city and county. If the business name search does not yield desired results or if the name the company is doing business under differs from the formal business name,...How can I check a business license?
Contact your city hall to check on a city license, and contact your county courthouse to verify a county license. For example, you would contact the City of Boise to check on a child care city license in Boise, Idaho; and you would contact the Gwinnett County government to check on a home-based business license in Gwinnett County, Georgia.