Entrepreneurial Assistance


Timo Winkel and Nicole Marschall, owners of Doner Bistro

Leesburg loves entrepreneurs! We want to do everything we can to get your business off to a great start. Some of the services the Town’s Economic Development Office provides:


Leesburg Launch Pad

This web-based tool provides a one-stop information center for all of the permits and approvals you need to start your business in the Town of Leesburg.

Doing Business Guide

Leesburg's an annual business guide will walk you through the business start-up process step-by-step and provide you with advice, guidance and resources along the way.

Business Licenses

Most businesses, including home-based businesses, are required to have a Town of Leesburg business license and are subject to a gross receipts tax. The BPOL Fact Sheet  contains more information about the Business, Professional and Occupational License (BPOL) tax.

Site Selection Assistance

We can help you find a new location that meets all of your needs. Whether leasing, buying or building to suit, site selection assistance is confidential and free of charge.

Market Research & Data

The Town’s Research Division maintains demographic, labor market and other information to help you with business decisions. 

Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

Let us help you celebrate your new business! At your request, we can assist with press releases, arrange ribbon cutting ceremonies, and post your news to the Town website.


We are here to help. Let us know what we can do.  Just contact us.


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