Requirements and fees
The city of Everson requires a license for all businesses located within city limits, or conducting business within city limits. If you are not sure if you will do business within the city limits, contact the city directly before you apply.
If your business is in a residence within the city, you must comply with Everson Municipal Code 19.23.050. For more information on home occupation requirements, contact the city directly.
The following residence-based home occupation activities require no conditional use permit application and are exempt:
- Garage sales not requiring a business license under Chapter 5.02 EMC.
- Sale of fruits, vegetables, plants, flowers or other agricultural, horticultural or handcrafted products grown or produced on the property not to exceed 12 weeks per calendar year.
- Non-impact residential in-home occupations defined as those without any employees, customer/client/patient visits, a sign, or more than once per week freight/courier pickup or deliveries.
If your business is physically located outside city limits, but conducts business within city limits, your license fee is determined by gross annual income earned within this city’s limits:
Reported gross annual income
$0 through $2,000
No license required
Your business may be exempt from getting a city business license. For more information, please contact the city directly.
Apply for a city license
|State tax registration||$0|
|Registering your business name as a trade name||$5|
|Business license application fee||Variable fee|
Complete the following and mail to:
Business Licensing Service
P.O. Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034