Business License For Seasonal Job?
Jason probably doesn't have to worry about a business license for his seasonal work of putting up Christmas lights for people.
ANSWER: In most municipalities you won’t need a business license. As long as this is a seasonal thing where you pull up in your pick-up truck and work for a couple hours putting lights on someone’s house, you don’t need a business license.
If you start doing something year round and employ people, you need to look at getting a business license.
You should get a separate checking account so that you can keep track of income and expenses associated with the business.