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- How do I start a business in Maine?
- Do I need to register my business with the State?
- How do I make sure my business name is unique?
- How do I find financing for my business?
This program is another step towards partnering with business to ensure they have the tools and environment they need to expand and create jobs in Maine. Visit the program page
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If you're a business needing assistance with licensing, permitting & regulatory issues, please call this number.
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