How Do I File the Form BB-1?
There are many ways to file the Basic Business Application (BB-1) form:
- File it electronically online using Hawaiʻi Tax Online. Hawaiʻi Tax Online is the convenient and secure way to submit a BB-1 online with the Hawaiʻi Department of Taxation.
- Download the form in PDF format and submit with the one-time $20 license fee. The mailing address and instructions are located on the form.
- Visit the Business Action Center to apply for a general excise license, located at 1130 N. Nimitz Highway, Suite A-220. Office hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays (except State holidays); telephone number is (808) 586-2545.
Not sure if you have a tax license or if its still active? Search for your tax license on the Department of Taxation’s website to check.