Bail bond agencies, and agents are required to register with various federal, state, and county agencies. The agency and reason for registration is listed below:
|Agency||Reason for Registering with the Agency|
|Internal Revenue Service||
Federal employee withholding
|Business Licensing Service||
|Department of Licensing||Bail bond licensing|
|Employment Security Department||Unemployment insurance for employees|
|Department of Labor and Industries||Industrial insurance for employees|
|Secretary of State||Register corporation to incorporate|
|County Assessor||Real property taxes|
In most cases, a fee is associated with registration and taxes or reports are required on a regular basis.
To locate the telephone number or address of the agency office nearest to you, please refer to your local telephone book in the Government section.
Completing and filing the business license application will take care of registration for the Department of Revenue's Business Licensing Service. Applications are available at local offices and may also be obtained via the Business Licensing Service’s website.