How to file a DBA in Alaska
Filing an Alaska DBA ('doing business as'), also known as an 'assumed name', is a simple process.
Read below for answers to your questions about DBAs, plus important details and links, why you might consider filing an assumed name (DBA), and how a DBA can help or hurt you. If you need to research how to file a DBA in another U.S. state or territory, select it below.
Do I need a DBA in Alaska?
You must file a DBA in Alaska if you plan to operate your business under a name other than the business name you registered with the Alaska Secretary of State. This includes sole proprietorships. Sole proprietorships must file a DBA, unless they intent do operate under the business owner's name.