doing business as (DBA)

Definition of "doing business as (DBA)"
  1. A case where a company operates under a name different from its legal name, requiring the owner to file a DBA statement or equivalent with a recording agency, which allows consumers to find out the owner's names
How to use "doing business as (DBA)" in a sentence
  1. The local bakery was doing business as (DBA) 'Sweet Treats' even though its legal name was 'Bakery Enterprises'.
  2. To open her boutique, she filed doing business as (DBA) 'Fashion Central' with the county clerk.
  3. When using the trade name 'Tech Solutions', the owner had to file the proper doing business as (DBA) paperwork.

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