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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Trusted partner, creating smart solutions for the City and our community.

main: 503-823-5288

Revenue: 503-823-5157

1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 901, Portland, OR 97204

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Registration Requirements

New businesses are required to register with the City of Portland and Multnomah County (PDF form or online). Existing businesses changing their tax entity, and sole proprietors/single-member LLCs reopening their business should re-register and provide their business tax account number.

Am I doing business?

Strategies to determine if you need to register your business

Isn't this just a double tax?

No. Portland and Multnomah County have separate responsibilities and separate taxes

Online Business Registration

Register with Portland and/or Multnomah County online

Business Registration Form

Register with Portland and/or Multnomah County

Register with the State of Oregon

Business registration, business searches, etc., with the State of Oregon