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Retail businesses of all sorts including toy stores, clothing shops, photography businesses and general merchandisers need licenses and permits. In most cases, retail businesses take relatively few licenses – however being registered for all state and local taxes is important as is having any needed general business licenses.
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The state capitol is also the largest city in the state. Because of its riverside location, Columbus has long been a center of trade and industry. Today's Columbus has diversified out of the heavy manufacturing that has long been its staple and now includes high tech, energy, design and retail sectors.
Like most Ohio cities, Columbus keeps local regulation relatively light and instead has the state take the lead on business regulation.
Businesses in Columbus
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