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Do I need to take any action when using a Fictitious Business Name?


Any name used other than your own name (i.e., John Doe, Consulting) must be filed with the Marin County Clerk’s office.

Any name used other than your own name (i.e., John Doe, Consulting) must be filed with the Marin County Clerk’s office. The name must be filed within forty (40) days of the start of business activity. You can learn more at the Fictitious Business Name section of the County of Marin website.

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