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A collection of resources to set you up for success in your community.

A Guide to Business Licensing for Local Governments

New business formations are on the rise and many jurisdictions require business owners to obtain a license to operate. In some cases, a specialty license may also be required to comply with state or local requirements. Here’s an overview of business licensing and how processes are changing in light of recent trends.

A Guide to Short-Term Rentals for Local Governments

There has been a significant increase in short-term rentals in recent years, with companies like Airbnb and Vrbo growing to become household names. But what exactly is a short-term rental and how are local governments and their communities impacted? Here’s what you need to know.