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State law requires that any person doing business in Connecticut under any name other than their own, must either register a trade name in the town where their business is conducted or register with the Secretary of State's Office as a corporation. The filing fee for a trade name is $5.00. To link to the Secretary of State's Office, click here.

To obtain a Trade Name filing form, click here.

*In order to cancel an existing trade name, the person/persons signing the original agreement must notify the Town Clerk's Office in writing to that effect.

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