Trade Name Certificate / Withdrawal

Persons opening a sole proprietorship business in Wilton are required to file a Trade Name Certificate. If you are conducting business out of your residence, please contact the Planning & Zoning Department at (203) 563-0185 for approval.

The Trade Name Certificate must be notarized by a Notary, Commissioner of the Superior Court, or the Town Clerk. The fee for filing a trade name is $10.00 and an additional $3.00 for a certified copy, if needed. Payment must be made by cash or check (payable to Town of Wilton).

Corporations, LLC and partnerships are required to register with the Secretary of the State.

To withdraw a trade name, please complete the Withdrawal of Trade Name form. The form must be notarized by a Notary, Commissioner of the Superior Court, or Town Clerk. The fee for filing a Withdrawal of Trade Name is $10.00 and an additional $3.00 for a certified copy, if needed. Payment must be made by cash or check (payable to Town of Wilton).