Anyone opening a new business, which grosses as much as $3000, should submit a Business License application to the County Clerk's office along with the fee of $15. The application is due within 20 days of the first day of business. Link to Business License application is below.
Applications may be completed and fees may be paid with card online at the link below. The business license will be mailed to the business address, by the County Clerk's office when processed.
Renewals should be filed with the State of Tennessee. The State will send a renewal form when due. However, if you do not receive a renewal notice from the State,forms for renewal are available at the County Clerk's office. A local business account number must be set up in order for the renewed license to be printed from the clearance files once it is downloaded from the State.
When a business is closed, a final close-out should be filed with the State within 15 days of the last day of business.
Business License Applications