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Business Licensing

State/County business privilege licenses are issued via the local county probate offices.  The local county probate offices provide new licenses, renewals of licenses, transfers of licenses, copies of licenses, and any other changes to the license.  Please see the County Probate Office Directory link below for county contact information.  The License Section provides guidance to the counties in administering the licenses.



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The taxes listed below are administered by the License Tax Section of the Business & License Tax Division.
Go to the Code of Alabama 1975.