Dixie County Tax Collector
Michelle F. Cannon, C.F.C.

 

 

Dixie County Tax Collector
Michelle F. Cannon, C.F.C.

Local Business Tax

A local business tax receipt is required by Dixie County for the privilege of engaging in a business, profession or occupation. Anyone providing merchandise or services to the public, even through a one-person company or home based occupation must pay a local business tax to operate. In some cases, if a business performs several functions, it may be necessary to pay more than one business tax.

In Dixie County, any business located within a city limit must pay a local business tax to that city. All businesses located outside city limits must pay a county business tax.

Before an Dixie County Local Business Tax Receipt can be issued, a business must meet all conditions required by county, state, or federal agency regulations which apply to that business or occupation. Many businesses may be subject to zoning, environmental health, building, or development codes.

The local business tax varies according to business type and size. The minimum fee is $ 22.00 and the maximum is $ 300.00.

The local business tax is paid when the business opens and then anually in August and September. The Tax receipt is valid through September 30th of the following year. For new businesses , local business tax receipts are issued any time during the year. For businesses that register April 1st or later, half-year fees apply. Failure to pay the local business tax subjects the owner to delinquent fees. All businesses must maintain a current local business tax receipt.

It is the responsibility of the business owner to report to the Tax Collectors' Office a change of address, name change, or ownership transfer.

Local Business Tax

A local business tax receipt is required by Dixie County for the privilege of engaging in a business, profession or occupation. Anyone providing merchandise or services to the public, even through a one-person company or home based occupation must pay a local business tax to operate. In some cases, if a business performs several functions, it may be necessary to pay more than one business tax.

In Dixie County, any business located within a city limit must pay a local business tax to that city. All businesses located outside city limits must pay a county business tax.

Before an Dixie County Local Business Tax Receipt can be issued, a business must meet all conditions required by county, state, or federal agency regulations which apply to that business or occupation. Many businesses may be subject to zoning, environmental health, building, or development codes.

The local business tax varies according to business type and size. The minimum fee is $ 22.00 and the maximum is $ 300.00.

The local business tax is paid when the business opens and then anually in August and September. The Tax receipt is valid through September 30th of the following year. For new businesses , local business tax receipts are issued any time during the year. For businesses that register April 1st or later, half-year fees apply. Failure to pay the local business tax subjects the owner to delinquent fees. All businesses must maintain a current local business tax receipt.

It is the responsibility of the business owner to report to the Tax Collectors' Office a change of address, name change, or ownership transfer.