• Business Resources

  • Assumed Names in Ellis and Dallas Counties

    Texas Business and Commerce Code Title 5 Chapter 71 requires all persons conducting business or providing professional services to file an Assumed Name Certificate in the County in which the person(s) will be conducting their business.

    If you are looking for information regarding Ellis County Assumed Names, please click http://co.ellis.tx.us/index.aspx?NID=74 

    If you are looking for information regarding Dallas County Assumed Names, please click http://www.dallascounty.org/department/countyclerk/asmdname_procedures.php 


    Building Permits


    Job Bank

    Members of the Waxahachie Chamber can post jobs at no charge on this website.  As a member wanting to post a job, log in and post a job today.  For those seeking a job, click HERE to see the Chamber job bank.

    Navarro College SBDC

    Navarro SBDC is a non-profit, professional agency jointly funded and sponsored by Navarro College and the U.S. Small Business Administration.


    National Association for the Self-Employed

    Direct access to experts, benefits, and consolidated buying power that traditionally had been available only to large corporations. For additional information, visit the NASE website at http://www.nase.org/

    Small Business Administration

    Whether you’re already up and running or just getting started, the SBA can help. Take a look how at the SBA website https://www.sba.gov/

    Texas Association of Business

    Working to provide businesses large and small with the tools needed to expand and grow. Find more information at http://www.txbiz.org/

    Texas Sales & Use Tax Permits

    Office of the Texas Comptroller – The Comptroller is the chief steward of the state’s finances, acting as tax collector, chief accountant, chief revenue estimator and chief treasurer for all of state government.

    The Comptroller’s office is at your service. Contact them by phone or e-mail, or visit one of their Field Offices. If you are looking for information regarding Texas Sales & Use Tax Forms, please click HERE.

    U.S. Chamber of Commerce

    The eyes and ears in Washington, advocating for business and taking action on legislative issues that impact your business. Additional information on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce website.

    Waxahachie Codes & Ordinances


    Waxahachie Economic Development Center


    The team at the Waxahachie Economic Development Center understands the complexity of the site selection process and offers years of experience to help make your project run smoothly. The Center's combined 40 years of expertise provides the resources you need to make the most informed location decision with the least amount of your time and effort. To learn more about the comprehensive services the Waxahachie EDC offers, please contact 469-309-4120.

    Workforce Solutions of North Central Texas

    The local branch of the Texas Workforce Commission, dedicated to matching up job-seekers with companies looking for specific skill-sets. The local office, located in Waxahachie, has access to statewide databases for potential employees in every industry. In addition, Workforce Solutions provides hiring grants for various industries and a wide array of training initiatives. Visit the Workforce Solutions website.


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