If applicable, copy of State License or Certificate of Competency (This requirement varies)
City of Palm Beach Gardens Business Tax Receipt Application
State Licensed Professional
City of Palm Beach Gardens Business Tax Receipt Application (MUST include employers FEIN or applicant’s SS#, and Start Date on application)
Out of Town Business
Current copy of local County Business Tax Receipt
Copy of State license and/or Certificate of Competency
Copy of General Liability (showing City of Palm Beach Gardens as the certificate holder)
Copy of Workers Compensation or Exemption
Please note that payment is due when application is submitted and the city accepts the following forms of payment: cash, check, American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA.
Commercial Businesses: Once the application is approved by the Planning & Zoning Department, they will then move it on to the Building Department, and finally to the Fire Department. At that stage we will contact the business to schedule a Life Safety inspection, if approved the Business Tax Receipt will be mailed (USPS), typically within 3 weeks. Home Based Businesses: Once the application is approved by the Planning & Zoning Department, the Business Tax Receipt will be mailed (USPS), typically within 3 weeks.