Quick Facts

Register Your Business Name:

Onslow County Register of Deeds
109 Old Bridge Street
Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-347-3451
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General Information about Licensing Requirements:

Business License & Permits Information BLNC
1-800-228-8443
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North Carolina Department of Revenue
877-252-3052
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Information about Local Licensing Requirements:

Onslow County Tax Office-Business Licenses
39 Tallman Street, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-989-2202
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City of Jacksonville – Business Licenses
815 New Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-938-5244
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Zoning Requirements and Permitting:

Onslow County Planning and Development
604 College Street, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-347-6782
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City of Jacksonville Planning Department
804 New Bridge Street
Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-938-5236

City of Jacksonville Code Enforcement
804 New Bridge Street
Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-938-5232
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Restaurant Regulations:

Onslow County Health Department
612 College Street, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-938-5851
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Sales and Use Tax Information:

North Carolina Department of Revenue
877-252-3052
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Startup Guide/Legal Structure

Legal Structure

Startup Guide

Legal Questions

Business Notes (Basic Info on Business Start-up Requirements)

Obtain an Employer ID Number (EIN):

www.irs.gov/businesses/index.html
By Phone: 800-829-4933

Corporations Forms, Fees, and Name Search:

www.secretary.state.nc.us/Corporations/

For Business Counseling, Training and Resource Information and Referral:

Small Business Center, Coastal Carolina Community College
910-938-6322
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Chambers of Commerce:

Jacksonville-Onslow Chamber of Commerce
1099 Gum Branch Road, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-347-3141
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Richlands Chamber of Commerce
127 Ervintown Rd., Richlands, NC 28574
910-324-1268

Swansboro Area Chamber of Commerce
502 Church Street, Swansboro, NC, 28584
910-326-1174
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Greater Topsail Area Chamber of Commerce
13775 Highway 50, Suite 101 | Surf City, NC 28445
910-329-4446
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Downtown Redevelopment

B.O.L.D., INC.–Bettering Our Local Downtown
421 Court St., Jacksonville, NC 28541
910-937-7222
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Economic Development

Onslow County Economic Development
1099 Gum Branch Rd., Jacksonville, NC 28540
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Tourism Information

Onslow County Tourism
1099 Gum Branch Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540
910-455-1113
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