Retail businesses of all sorts including toy stores, clothing shops, photography businesses and general merchandisers need licenses and permits. In most cases, retail businesses take relatively few licenses – however being registered for all state and local taxes is important as is having any needed general business licenses.
The Biggest Little City in the World has long been known for its gambling and hotels. However, today's Reno aims to be more residential and has sought to diversify its formerly gaming dominated economy. Reno boasts a number of corporate headquarters with several tech companies that take advantage of Nevada's lack of business taxes. Reno itself keeps business licensing simple. The city doesn't reach far with its business regulation and leaves most of the licensing to business-friendly Nevada.