Whether you are selling online or running a home based business, the same compliance rules will apply. As an example, if you have a commercial business location you will most likely need an occupational license, but if you have a home based business you will need a home occupation license.
Just like a storefront location, any businesses selling taxable goods or services online will be required to get a Seller’s Permit so they can collect and remit sales tax to the state.
Other common business licenses for an online business are:
Although it is not an exhaustive list, those are the most common business licenses and permits for those operating an online business.