Business Tax

  • Business Tax April 15, 2020 filing deadline moved to June 15, 2020

  • You may apply for your business license Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Gallatin location or by mail.
  • The application fee is $15.00 for the original business license.
  • When paying by card (Master Card, Visa, & Discover) there is a 2% +$0.25 additional charge.
  • Each year the license is renewed and a tax is paid to the Tennessee Department of Revenue based on the gross receipts earned during the tax period.
  • A business located within the city limits must also obtain a city license.
  • For application or return forms use the link below.

For steps to starting a business in Sumner County, Tennessee, use the links below. All businesses will need to meet local zoning requirements.