Maine’s Business Answers Online provides information about licensing your business, lets you know what materials are available for ordering, and also gives you the opportunity to ask a business start-up question. There’s also a “How Do I…” section that provides extensive information about starting a business in Maine.
Maine Business Works offers online workshops on topics such as business start-up, writing your business plan, and marketing. MBW also provides counseling, training in various locations around the state, available resources, information about financing options, and more.
Below are more links that will assist you in navigating through Maine’s business resources and regulations.
State Website: http://www.maine.gov/
Business Resources: http://www.maine.gov/portal/business/
Chamber of Commerce: http://www.mainechamber.org/
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Minnesota state franchise registration number F-4418 and F-3918.