Business owners are welcome to apply for an Occupational Tax Certificate which is required to perate a business within the city limits of Jonesboro, or file for a renewal of an existing license. The deadline for renewing a current license is March 31st of each year. The cost of the license is based on gross receipts projected for the coming year, for a new license, and statements of past year gross receipts for renewals . Copies of Professional Licenses and Incorporation papers need to be submitted with the application.
Please contact City Hall at (770) 478-3800 if you have any questions. If you are applying for a NEW business license you may also download a copy of the application below:
New Business License Application