Rate Change Effective 10/1/17
Pursuant to Ordinance No. 1894 Fiscal Year 2017:
Beginning October 1, 2017 : the rate at which Occupational License Fee (Payroll Tax) will be calculated will be 1.90%.
Beginning October 1, 2017 : the rate at which the Net Profit License Fee (annual license fee return) will be calculated will be 1.75%.
The net profit license fee rate change will affect returns for tax year ending after September 30, 2017. Net profit license fee returns due by April 15, 2018 submitted for the tax year of January 1, 2017-December 31, 2017 will be calculated at 1.75%.
Every person and business entity engaged in any trade, occupation, profession or other activity for profit, or anyone required to file a return in the city, unless exempt, shall be required to apply for and obtain an occupational license from the city, before the applicant shall be authorized to do business. A one-time occupational license registration fee of $25 shall be made at the time of application. If the fee is not paid prior to engaging in any business or activity a penalty of $25 will be added to the registration fee bringing the total due to $50. To download an application go to: https://www.danvilleky.org/business-occupational-licensing-registration