Permits Online: Overview of the Application Process for First-time Filers

This flow chart will help you prepare to apply for your first TTB permit, registration, or notice. Use the links in the boxes to find more detailed information about each step of the process. Be sure to also get any state or local licenses you need before you start operating.




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For more information on the permit application process, contact the TTB National Revenue Center (NRC) toll-free at 877-882-3277 / 877-TTB-FAQS or submit an online inquiry. For technical assistance about Permits Online see our TTB Online Help Center.

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Page last reviewed: November 17, 2017
Page last updated: April 3, 2019
Maintained by: National Revenue Center