REGISTER OF DEEDS

TRADE NAME CERTIFICATES


“What is the procedure for recording a Trade Name Certificate?” You may obtain a blank Trade Name Certificate form at no charge from the Register of Deeds office. Complete the form, sign it before a Notary Public, and return it to the Register of Deeds office for recording either in person or by mail.

“What is the fee for recording a Trade Name Certificate?” The fee is $26.00 for our standard form.

“What else do I need to do to begin a business in Rowan County?” Any other start-up questions should be directed to the Business Section of the Rowan County Tax Collector’s office at 402 North Main St, Salisbury NC 28144. (704-216-8544)