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Answer: The answer to this from a legal perspective will be based on your geographical location. To be "registered" with a state or country as a translator is different from completing a translator certification program. Be careful and 100% transparent in how you represent your education, training, certification, and registration so that you don't end your career before it has a chance to take off. Search for your local translator registration requirements now by searching on Google for the name of your state or country and "translator registration"
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