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Offit Kurman Attorney Robert Kresslein on Business Licensing

If you’re an entrepreneur, no day compares to the day you start your own business. Failure to obtain the necessary entitlements, however, could derail an otherwise momentous accomplishment. Furthermore, license mistakes could result in fines, penalties, or even disqualification from doing business. In this video, Offit Kurman estates and business planning attorney Robert J. Kresslein offers advice on the first steps of getting your business licensed and operational. Topics covered include types of entities, licenses, and tax accounts.

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About Robert J. Kresslein

Robert J. KressleinRobert J. Kresslein focuses his practice onestates and business planning and commercial real estate transactions. He is currently President of the Maryland Bar Foundation, and Trustee of Sheppard & Pratt Health Systems, Inc. Bob also serves as Treasurer of the Maryland Democratic Party and has served on various national, state and local campaign committees.




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