Opening a Business Account


 * Documentation requirements vary by state. Contact your local office for more details.

Opening an account for your business, organization, or association is easy.

Visit any branch

You may open a business account by visiting any branch location.

Required documentation

  1. All business accounts require a valid Social Security Number, EIN, or TIN, as appropriate.
  2. Additional documentation requirements vary based on the type of business:

    Sole proprietorship

    • Business license
    • Appropriate identification for all signers. All persons named as authorized signers must sign in person or provide verification by completing and signing a Member Identification form.

    Partnership

    • Business license
    • Partnership agreement
    • Appropriate identification for all signers. All persons named as authorized signers must sign in person or provide verification by completing and signing a Member Identification form.

    Corporation

    • Business License
    • Corporate resolution
    • Articles of incorporation
    • Appropriate identification for all signers. All persons named as authorized signers must sign in person or provide verification by completing and signing a Member Identification form.

    Non-profit organization/association

    • Charter/bylaws
    • Appropriate identification for all signers. All persons named as authorized signers must sign in person or provide verification by completing and signing a Member Identification form.
    • Board meeting minutes approving the creation of an account at Alaska USA, and specifying the authorized signers for the account.

    LLC

    • Business license
    • Articles of organization
    • Operating agreement (if available)
    • Appropriate identification for all signers. All persons named as authorized signers must sign in person or provide verification by completing and signing a Member Identification form.