Do I need a license to be a mobile DJ?


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Licensing is not required to be a mobile DJ, as most mobile DJs work as small businesses or DJ as a side hobby instead of a full time job. However, obtaining an amplified music permit to perform in public places may be necessary, so check with your local county laws.

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If the business makes a profit, it is appropriate to acquire a business license with the state and determine whether the business will be an LLC, Sole Proprietor or Corporation. Since a mobile DJ gets paid for their services, it is important to get a tax identification number for banking and tax reporting purposes.

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