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    Ineligible Business Entities

    • Non-Profit Businesses/Organizations
    • Branch, regional or local business owned either in whole or in part by a national franchisor.
    • Real Estate developers/Investors
    • Governmental/taxing agencies/departments
    • Hobby businesses as defined by federal law (activity not pursued for profit)
    • Multi-level marketing concerns
    • Gambling concerns, including Eight-liners, gaming rooms, casinos, racing operations or other activities whose purpose involve a form gambling
    • Lobbying organizations and political organizations subject to Internal Revenue Code 527
    • Sexually Oriented Businesses (live performances, product sales, items or materials)
    • Businesses primarily engaged in lending, investments or to an otherwise eligible business engaged in financing or factoring.
    • Pawn Shops, Pawn Broker, Secondhand Goods Dealer
    • Bail Bond business
    • An individual who employs household employees such as nannies or housekeepers
    • Concerns engaged in illegal activities under federal, state or local laws
    • A business that is otherwise prohibited by federal or Texas law
    • A business that is ineligible or precluded to receive federal or State of Texas funding due to federal laws (including but not limited to the CARES Act) or Texas laws
    This page was last modified on October 16, 2020


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