Fictitious Firm Name
Written by Lacey Donaldson
Instructions For Filling Fictitious Firm Name
In accordance with Chapter 602 of the Nevada Revised statues, every person, corporation, firm and general partnership conducting, carrying on or transacting business in the state of Nevada under an assumed or fictitious name or designation, must file with the County Clerk of each county in which the business is being carried on, or is intended to be carried on, a Certificate of Business: Fictitious Firm Name.
The certificate must contain the following:
- The name of the business.
- The physical and mailing address of the business.
- The type of business to be conducted.
- The name(s) of the corporation or person(s) conducting the business, and the address(es) of the corporation or person(s) conducting the business.
The certificate must be signed by an officer of the corporation or by each person interested in, or conducting or carrying on such business. Signatures must be acknowledged before an officer authorized to do so (Notary Public).
Upon filing the certificate with the County Clerk, a filing fee of $20.00 is required.
At this time, Fictitious Firm Name Certificates do not expire.