Open TurboTax

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
Announcements
Your taxes, your way. Get expert help or do it yourself. >> Get started
Close icon
Do you have a TurboTax Online account?

We'll help you get started or pick up where you left off.

cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
etrose
New Member

Do I need a business license to claim a small business

 
1 Reply
IsabellaG
Employee Tax Expert

Do I need a business license to claim a small business

No. If you had a business in 2016, and you didn't set up your business as a corporation or partnership, you would be considered a sole proprietor, and you would file a Schedule C  for your business with your regular income tax return.

**Say "Thanks" by clicking the thumb icon in a post
**Mark the post that answers your question by clicking on "Mark as Best Answer"

About Community

Learn about taxes, budgeting, saving, borrowing, reducing debt, investing, and planning for retirement.

3.49m
Members

2.63m
Discussions

Manage cookies
v