If you are conducting Business within the City limits an Annual Business Tax Receipt is required. A separate receipt is required for each type and location of business. Receipts are valid for one year beginning on October 1st until September 30th. Receipts must be renewed by September 30th each year. Operations beginning after April 1st will be prorated. A business tax receipt must be obtained before you begin operations. A business operating without a receipt may be subject to fines.
All Commercial and Home-based businesses must meet additional requirements, which include compliance with Zoning Codes, Land Development Regulations and Inspections.
Payment is due at the time your application is submitted. Please contact our office for the tax amount that will be due for your business. In addition to the tax due, the fire inspection fee for a new or transferred business is $100. Grease trap inspections, if required are $35.
Payment in the form of the following are accepted: