Business Assistance Contacts

New Business Assistance Contacts

City 

For information on building permits, applications, planning, zone use, and city ordinances adopted as building requirements
Community Development Department
City of Dickinson
4403 Highway 3
Dickinson, TX 77539
(281) 337-6259

For economic development assistance with available building and land sites, incentives, site tours
Dickinson Economic Development Corporation
218 FM 517 West
Dickinson, TX 77539
(281) 337-0466

County 

To file your dba in Galveston County
Galveston County Clerk’s Office
174 Calder Rd, Suite 149
League City, TX 77573
(281) 316-8732

State 

For information on sales tax license and permits
Texas State Comptroller
1-800-252-5555
www.window.state.tx.us 

For information on workforce issues, regulations, job listings, workforce availability, payroll taxes
Texas Workforce Commission
(713) 688-6890, 1-800-832-9394
www.twc.state.tx.us 

Federal 

To request your employer’s tax identification number
Internal Revenue Service
8876 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX
(281) 721-7070, (800) 829-4933
www.irs.gov

For assistance with start-up businesses, free business management consulting, seminars, business loan information
Small Business Development Center
319 East Galveston Street - Suite A
League City, TX 77573
(409) 933-1414
areid2@uh.edu
www.sbdc.uh.edu