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Is it legal to pay and receive referral fees in mass, i.e.

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Is it legal to pay and receive referral fees in mass, i.e. Business A refers a customer to business B, and business B sells that customer a service,then pays business A a referral fee.
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The answer very much depends on the type of business you are asking about. If I may ask, what industry are you referring to?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX been unable to find rules & regs (as in AG office) pertaining to paying referral fees. Am I correct in assuming they exist somewhere?


Thank you again,



They (meaning limitations of what is essentially a kick-back) are based on a specific industry. You would need to look to the Mass Business Activity Code located below and research the specific industry and their limitations:

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you again, I missed your earlier quest. I am referring to the solar (photovoltaic) industry. My plan is to solicit merchants to display information about our service and pay them a referral fee if their customers by a PV system from us.


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