We are eager to help the small business owner, entrepreneur or corporate executive succeed in opening a business in our city and obtain the necessary local Business Tax Receipt to operate within the City of Daytona Beach.
There are a few questions to consider before beginning a Business Tax Receipt (BTR) Application.
Is your business located within the City of Daytona Beach?
To confirm, visit the Volusia County Property Appraiser website.
Is your business registered with SunBiz?
If not, please visit SunBiz’s website to register.
Have you obtained an Employer Identification Number (EIN) also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number?
If not, information on applying for an EIN can be found at the IRS’ website.
Is a state license required to operate your business?
Examples of businesses requiring a state license include but are not limited to: professional services, restaurants, auto dealers, vehicle repair and contractors. More information concerning requirements and applying for a state license can be found at the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation’s website.
Business Tax Receipt Application Checklist
This checklist contains information to be submitted when obtaining a Business Tax Receipt in the City of Daytona Beach.
Completed Business Tax Receipt Application
Location Lease Agreement
Proof of SunBiz registration
Proof of required State License(s), if applicable
Proof of Zoning Approval(s), if applicable
Proof of Sign Permit(s), if applicable
Fee payment method
Methods accepted: Cash, Check, VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
Depending on your business type, an inspection of the property may be necessary. If required, an inspection fee of $52 will be required at the time your application is submitted.
Fees are based on the individual services provided by the business. If your business offers multiple services additional fees may apply.