County Merchant's License
To receive a County Merchant's License, contact the Cass County
Federal Employer ID Number
You may be required to obtain a federal employer ID number. Please visit the Internal Revenue Service
website for more information.
Fictitious Name Registration
Any person who regularly transacts business in the state under a name other than his/her own true name must register that business name with the Missouri Secretary of State's Office
. Contact the office at 573.751.3317.
Applications to sell alcoholic beverages
must be approved by the City Clerk and Belton Police Chief. Contact the City Clerk, Andrea Cunningham
, at 816.331.4331 for more information.
A sign is required for most businesses. Signs are regulated by city ordinance. A fee is required at the time of application. Fees vary depending on the type of sign. Contact Planning/Zoning at 816.331.4331 for more information.
State of Missouri Sales Tax License
Retail businesses must provide a copy of their retail sales tax license before any city business license is issued. Contact the Missouri Department of Revenue
for more information.
State or Federal Licenses or Permits
For more information on state and federal licenses and permits your business may be required to have, check out Missouri Business Portal