Missouri Business License

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General Business License Requirements for Missouri.

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

Missouri General Business Licenses

Missouri Business License

Not required



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

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

Local General Business Licenses

City of Cape Girardeau General Business License

Agency:City of Cape Girardeau Community Development Department (MO)
Foreign Qualification is Prerequisite:No
Registered Agent (Special Agency) Required?No

Initial Registration

Form:

General Business License Application

Agency Fee:

$40

Registration Renewal

Form:

General Business License Renewal

Agency Fee:

$40

Due:

Annually by January 31.

Grenne County Merchant License

Agency:County of Grenne Collector's Office (MO)

Initial Registration

Form:

Application

Agency Fee:

$25

Registration Renewal

Form:

Application

Filing Method:

Mail, Email, or Fax

Agency Fee:

$25

Due:

Annually by December 31

Grenne County Merchant License

Agency:County of Grenne Collector's Office (MO)

Initial Registration

Form:

Merchant License Application

Agency Fee:

$25

Registration Renewal

Agency Fee:

$25

Due:

Annually by December 31.

St. Louis Graduated Business License

Agency:City of St. Louis License Collector (MO)

Initial Registration

Form:

Graduated Business License Application

Agency Fee:

New businesses that start between June 1 and January 1, the initial fee is $200.00; After January 1 and up to May 31, the fee is $100.00.

Registration Renewal

Form:

Graduated Business License Application (Renewal)

Agency Fee:

$200 ; There is an additional fee based on the number of employees.

Due:

Annually by June 1.

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