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Your Local Business Will Need A Local License

Most people who decide to work for themselves and start a business are entering a new level of personal, financial, and legal responsibility. One of those areas that will be crucial to getting a good start is securing the appropriate local licenses and permits for your chosen business. Whether you are working at home providing personal financial and accounting services to others, or finally opening your dream café, local approval, such as a town, city, or another municipal license, will be required.

It’s Often Not Just One

Another added complication is that for many businesses, it’s not like getting a driver’s license, where one document leaves you good to go. Opening a restaurant, for example, requires multiple licenses and permits for preparing and selling food and drinks, for taxation, and of course, for the property itself and whether it is in the correct zone and ordinance for the intended business activity.

The specific business professional nature of the entrepreneur can also play a role. If there are professional qualifications involved, such as being a doctor or a lawyer and providing services, then in addition to the academic qualifications required, a license to practice is also needed.

Verification Is Also Important

Licenses are legal documents, and if you don’t have the right ones to operate your business, you can run afoul of serious consequences. Failing to comply with requirements, whether for health, safety, property, or tax, can have you fall out of good standing with the local government and not only affect your reputation but lead to fines, penalties, and even the forcible shutdown of your business eventually.

If you want to ensure you know which licenses to get and how to stay compliant with those licenses, permits, and regulations once you get them, talk to experts. LicenseComply knows exactly what you need to do for your business to stay compliant at the local level, the county, state, and even federal, if required.

If you have questions about what local licenses you’ll need for your business, talk to us with your comments and questions here.

How long does the order process take?

We can begin today and, in some cases, have your license application filed within 24 hours (see expedited service). All regulatory agencies have different turnaround times, and some do not offer online services. LicenseComply strives to maintain the industry’s fastest turnaround times through relations with various regulatory offices.

Call 866-205-8969 and speak with one of our consultants to obtain the average turnaround time for your business.

Do I have to be present to sign the paperwork when filing for a license?

In most cases, the answer is no.

Some regulatory agencies have the ability to accept online applications but some do not. Call 866-205-8969 and speak with one of our consultants to obtain the average turn-around time for your business

Who gets counted in the business license monitoring subscription service?

Each unique license within a regulatory agency is counted as an individual service subscription. This includes licenses added at the group, sub-group, and jurisdiction.

How can I get a list of my licenses?

You can get a list of your licenses by contacting our representative directly or emailing service@licensecomply.com, assuming we have serviced the entity within that regulatory agency. The obtained list will provide the existing licenses on your account at the time of the request. LicenseComply can also research additional licenses for a small license research fee.

I filed my licenses already but I am not sure if they are active, can you help me find them?

LicenseComply has a great network and vast experience in business license research services. Please contact us to help you locate these business licenses and help you keep them in active status.

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We Can Help

There is a lot of paperwork, files, fees, administrative processes, licenses, permits, renewals, and regulations to keep track of for a business license filing. License Comply’s business filing services give you complete guidance and a checklist for everything you need to do to maintain compliant licenses.

We remove the need to scour different agency, local, county, state, and federal requirements and provide you with everything you need for your specific business to start or maintain compliance the right way. Whether opening up a simple or complicated business, you don’t have to worry about missing anything with LicenseComply as your personal licensing assistant.

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Not Sure What Licenses You Need?

The purpose of our business is to match you with the right licenses so that your business will be compliant.

If you have any specific questions or want more information about your license needs for your business, we are here to chat. Contact us today to find out more about your license requirements.