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WHERE DO I GET A LOCAL BUSINESS LICENSE?

In the City of Marion, please stop by City Hall or contact them at 652-3551. In addition, a limited number of businesses may require a McDowell County license. To learn more, contact the McDowell County Tax Collector at 652-7121.

WHERE CAN I REGISTER FOR AN EMPLOYEE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (EIN)?

You can start the process at the IRS.gov web site. You can reach their application link here

IF MY BUSINESS NEEDS A HEALTH INSPECTION, WHO DO I CONTACT?

For restaurants or other businesses that require a health inspection, please contact the McDowell County Health Department at 828-652-2921 or visit their web site here.

HOW DO I CONTACT SCORE?

You can schedule a free, local SCORE consultation by calling 828-652-4240.

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