Business Licenses & Trade Names
Colorado State Business LicensesA State of Colorado business registration is required to operate a business within Colorado. To register for a State of Colorado Business License, form CR100 (business registration) must be submitted to the State of ColoradoDepartment of Labor and Employment and Department of Revenue. For this form and additional information visit the Colorado Secretary of State's Business FAQs.
Pitkin County Business LicensesPitkin County does not require an additional business license (aside from the state license) for businesses operating within Pitkin County (and outside a city jurisdiction).
City Business LicensesBusinesses operating within a city jurisdiction require a state license and may require an additional city license. For more information, contact the appropriate town or city office.
- Town of Snowmass Village - 970-923-3777
- Town of Basalt - 970-927-4701
- Town of Carbondale - 970-963-2733
- City of Aspen - 970-920-5060
Business Name RegistrationCorporations, limited liability companies, general partnerships registered as limited liability partnerships, limited partnerships including partnerships registered as limited liability limited partnerships and trade names register with the Colorado Secretary of State. For additional information visit the Office of the Secretary of State.
Additional business license information contacts:
- Colorado Secretary of State
1700 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80290
Ph: 303-894-2200 ext. 2
- Colorado Department of Revenue
1375 Sherman St.
Denver, CO 80261
- Small Business Hotline
1625 Broadway No. 2700
Denver, CO 80202