What is the penalty for failing to file a business certificate?
The requirement to file a business certificate is a State Law (Massachusetts General Law Chapter 110, 5). Failure to do so is punishable by a fine of up to $300.

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1. What is a business certificate?
2. Who must file a business certificate?
3. How do I file or renew a business certificate?
4. What do I do if I discontinue or withdraw from the business, or move to another location?
5. What is the penalty for failing to file a business certificate?
6. Where can I obtain further information?
7. How do I obtain a list of registered DBAs in Westford?