What documents must I provide to obtain a business tax receipt?

The Business Tax Receipt application process must be completed online.  You will need the following documents in electronic format prior to applying online:

1.    Certificate of Use issued by the Village of Palmetto Bay (File should be named: Village CU)
2.    Miami-Dade County Business Tax Receipt (File should be named: MDC BTR)
3.    Corporate documents showing the Federal Identification Number and Registration as a Corporation/Fictitious name (File should be named: Corp Docs)
             • Proof of State of Florida Registration:
             • Examples: Articles of Incorporation or Fictitious Name. For more information visit Florida Department of State - Division of Corporations

4.    State License of Certification, if applicable (File should be named: State License)
5.    Employer Identification Number (File should be named: EIN)

Once obtained, the Business Tax Receipt and the Certificate of Use must be displayed conspicuously at the place of business and in such a manner as to be open to the view of the public and subject to inspection by all duly authorized officers of the Village.   

Business Tax Receipts Application Instructions

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1. How long is a local business tax receipts valid?
2. How much does a local business tax receipt cost?
3. May I operate a business from my home?
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5. What if I move my business location or cease operation?
6. What is a local business tax receipt or license?
7. Who is required to obtain a local business tax receipt?