An Occupational license/Business Tax Certificate Receipt is not required if the business physical location is in unincorporated area of Pinellas County.
If the business physical location is within a municipality/city limit you need to contact them for information requirements for an Occupational License/ Business Tax Certificate Receipt to conduct business.
The Board of County
Commissioners passed a resolution on
ORDINANCE NO. 95-53
AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF PINELLAS PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF CHAPTER 1 18, ARTICLE IV, DIVISION I, SECTIONS 118-161 THROUGH 118-235 OF THE PINELLAS COUNTY CODE AND DECLARING THE SAME NULL AND VOID AND OF NO EFFECT; SUCH THAT THOSE PERSONS REQUIRED UNDER THE ORDINANCE TO PAY THE COUNTY OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE TAX AND OBTAIN A COUNTY OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE IN ORDER TO ENGAGE IN OR MANAGE ANY BUSINESS; PROFESSION OR OCCUPATION WITHIN THE COUNTY SHALL NO LONGER BE REQUIRED TO PAY SUCH TAX OR OBTAIN SUCH OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
NOW, THEREFORE/BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF PINELLAS COUNTY, FLORIDA, as follows:
Section I. That Chapter 118, Article IV,
Division 1, Sections 118-161 through 118-235
of the PineIlas County Code is hereby repealed
and declared null and void and of no effect.
- Economic Development
13805 58th Street North, Suite 1-200, Clearwater, Florida 33760
- Provides support for existing businesses and attracts business to the county.
- For Contractors -Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board
12600 Belcher Rd., Suite 102, Largo FL 33773
- For a Tax ID# - Florida Department of Revenue
11351 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL
- For Restaurants - Commercial Grease Management Requirements for
Food Service Establishments