All applicants for a Basic Business License must provide a registered tax number (i.e., SSN or FEIN) at the time of application. Register your tax number with the Office of Tax and Revenue via MyTax.DC.gov
, For more information, contact the Office of Tax and Revenue, 1101 4th Street, SW, Suite W270, Washington, DC 20024 at (202) 727-4829.
All applicants for a Basic Business License must certify that no more than $100.00 is owed to the District of Columbia Government as a result of fees, penalties, interest, or taxes through completion of a Clean Hands Self-Certification
. Learn more about verifying your tax registration and compliance status via the OTR Certificate of Clean Hands Webinar