Q: My MD LLC was initially set up for internet sales. I would like to get my FFL license and set up a firearms business.
Can the FFL be established under the umbrella of my LLC? Most advertising will be done via social media.
A: Look at your “purposes” clause of your articles of organization. Most such clauses have a catch-all purpose clause that dates, “and to engage in any business or activity allowed by law”. If not included, you can file a simple amended set of articles. If you want to give a separate trade name for the new activity you can register a trade name under your LLC to accomplish that, and do everything under your existing LLC.
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