Maryland Business Express

Verification of Authentication

Every certified copy or certificate of status issued by the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation through Maryland Business Express has a unique authentication code shown at the bottom of the document. This authentication code can be verified below.

Authentication Code

Enter the authentication code printed at the bottom of the certified copy received from the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation.

 

 Fees

  • Businesses, Trade Names, Personal Property Returns and documents registered, filed or ordered through Maryland Business Express may incur the following fees.

    Expedited Fees (where applicable): $20.00 for Documents/Certificates of Status, $50.00 for Charter Filings. Allow up to 7 business days for processing.

    Service Fees (where applicable): 3% (credit card, PayPal), $3.00 (eCheck).
    There are no fees for the establishment of tax accounts or the registration of Sole Proprietorships or General Partnerships.
  • Maryland Department of Assessments & Taxation Fee Schedule

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