Denton County offices will be closed on Friday, November 29th in observance of Day After Thanksgiving Day
 
 
Denton County offices will be closed on Thursday, November 28th in observance of Thanksgiving Day
 
 

County Clerk - Recording

Resources & Links

State Sales Tax Permit
State Comptroller, Austin, TX 1 (800) 252-5555
Denton Office - 400 S. Carroll Blvd. Suite 1000, Denton, TX 76201-7438, (940) 891-4790
Dallas Office - 9221 LBJ Freeway, Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75243-3455, (972) 792-5800
Fort Worth Office - 4040 Fossil Creek, Suite 100, Fort Worth, TX  76137-2747 (817) 847-6201

Local & City Regulations
In addition to Federal, State and County regulations, all local regulations must also be complied with. To inquire about these, contact city hall in the city your business is located. If your business is outside of the city limits, the city hall may still have extraterritorial jurisdiction. To find out, contact the city clerk.

Small Business Assistance
1 (800) 888-0511

Texas Economic Development
4 Steps to Starting a Business

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Texas Business and Commerce Code

U.S. Patents & Trademarks
(512) 463-5586
Commissioner of Patents & Trademarks
Washington, DC 20231
State Trademarks (512) 463-5586

Copyright Office/LM 455
(202) 707-3000
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20559

Incorporation Section
Business Information line: 1 (800) 252-1386

Corporation Section: (512) 463-5555
Office of Secretary of State
P.O. Box 13687
Austin, TX  78711

Employment Taxes- Texas Employment Commission
New Accounts & Status of Accounts (512) 463-2731

Small Business Development Center
The Courtyard Center for Professional & Economic Development
4800 Preston Road, Suite A126, Box 15
Plano, TX 75093-5391
(972) 985-3770