How to file a DBA in Indiana
Filing an Indiana DBA ('doing business as'), also known as an 'assumed name', is a simple process. You will file the DBA at the county level.
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 Indiana?
Indiana requires that all sole proprietorships, general partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies (LLCs), limited partnerships (LPs), limited liability partnerships (LLPs), or out of state companies that regularly transact business in Indiana under a name different from their legal name, must file a DBA with the Indiana Secretary of State.