The City of Sacramento requires new businesses to apply for a business operation tax account
. The City of Sacramento will charge a new professional services corporation with four employees a few hundred dollars for it's first year business operation tax. Dental corporations are considered professional services.
If the dental corporation is located outside of the incorporated City of Sacramento, then the dental corporation may still need to apply for a County of Sacramento business license
. Here is a map of the City of Sacramento
to help find your boundaries. The fees between the City of Sacramento and the County of Sacramento are similar. There may be other licensing requirements depending on the services provided.
A dental corporation must also comply with California laws, including the California Business and Professions Code, the California Corporations Code, and the Rules adopted by the Dental Board of California . For example, dental corporations must formed as professional corporations, all shareholders must be licensed in the industry, and there are specific name requirements.