Maryland Business License

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General Business License Requirements for Maryland.

Business licenses are often required of business entities, regardless of their products and services. This page provides an overview of business license requirements in Maryland.

Maryland General Business Licenses

Maryland Business License

Not required



General Business License licensure is not required on the State level in Maryland.

Maryland does not have a general business license at the state level, but local licenses are often required.

Registration Not Required

Not required



Local General Business Licenses

City of District Heights (MD) Business License

Fact Checked:10/4/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Business license applications must be requested in person or by contacting the city Code Enforcement Office at (301) 336-1400.

Filing Method:

File by mail or in person.

Agency Fee:

$25

Notes:

Not all District Heights, MD addresses are under the jurisdiction of the city. Contact the Code Enforcement Office to determine whether the project address falls under city or county jurisdiction.

Fact Checked:10/4/19

Registration Renewal

Form:

Renewal information is sent to licensees prior to expiration.

Filing Method:

File by mail or in person.

Agency Fee:

$25

Due:

Annually by December 31.

Law:

District Heights City Code Of Ordinances, Article I, Sec. 702 (b)

Fact Checked:10/4/19

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