Finance

Business Tax/Licensing
Phone (805) 388-5330
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Please Note: A business tax certificate (license) is required before conducting any business, trade, profession, enterprise, establishment or occupation – even if your business is located out-side of the city limits, or you have a business license from another city.

City Requirements

WHEN DO I GET A BUSINESS TAX CERTIFICATE (LICENSE)?

MORE THAN ONE BUSINESS

DO I NEED TO HAVE A PHYSICAL ADDRESS BEFORE APPLYING FOR A BUSINESS LICENSE?

DO I NEED TO COME IN PERSON TO APPLY?

ZONE CLEARANCE

INDUSTRIAL WASTE WATER DISCHARGE PERMIT

SIGNS

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT PERMIT

MASSAGE

SPECIAL EVENT / FILMING PERMITS

TAXICAB OWNER / DRIVER PERMITS

RENTAL OF INFLATABLE DEVICES

SOLICITORS / PEDDLERS / DISTRIBUTING ADVERTISING MATERIAL

SOLICITORS / PEDDLERS - NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

TRANSIENT OCCUPANCY TAX (TOT) INFORMATION

HOME OCCUPATION PERMIT

SECOND HAND DEALER / PAWN SHOP PERMITS

EXEMPTIONS