Business Tax Receipts

Per City Code, a business within the City is required to obtain a Business Tax Receipt prior to opening.

The initial application fee is $30.00 for all categories of business.

Commercial business locations are required to pass a business fire inspection prior to receiving their business tax receipt. The fee for inspection is $45.00.

Business tax receipts are valid from October 1st through September 30th. Renewal notices are mailed after July 1st. 

*Currently we are unable to process online payments by credit card. Other payment options are as follows:
  • Payment by phone: we accept Visa or Mastercard payments by phone. Please contact 386-676-3370 or 386-676-3300 or 386-676-3207
  • Payment by mail: we accept checks by mail
  • Payment in the office: we accept cash, check, Visa or Mastercard payments in the office.
Requirements for the issuance of a business tax receipt vary depending on the type of business, please contact the Building Division office for further information.