Delinquent Local Business Tax Receipts
Local business tax receipts expire September 30 and may be renewed on or after July 1. Those receipts not renewed by September 30 are delinquent and subject to the following delinquency penalties:
- October 1 = 10% penalty
- November 1 = 15% penalty
- December 1 = 20% penalty + $10.00 collection fee
- January 1 = 25% penalty + $10.00 collection fee
- February 1 = $250 penalty pursuant F.S. 205.053
- March 1 = Legal action filed
If September 30 falls on a weekend or holiday, the tax is due and payable on or before the first working day following September 30.
The maximum annual penalty is 25%.