BUSINESS LICENSING INFORMATION
All businesses must obtain a business license when engaging or intending to engage in any calling, business, occupation, or profession, in whole or in part, within the limits of the Town of South Congaree, and shall be required to pay an annual license tax for the privilege of doing business in the Town. The license payment shall be computed on the gross income generated from the preceding calendar year on business performed within the limits of the Town of South Congaree.
No deductions from gross income shall be made except income from business done wholly outside of the Municipality on which a license tax is paid to some other municipality or a county, taxes collected for a government entity, or income which cannot be included for computation of the tax pursuant to State or Federal law.
BUSINESS LICENSE RENEWALS
All Town Business Licenses expire on June 30th each year; the deadline to renew without penalties is July 31st.
Annual license fees are based on the gross receipts/gross revenue for the business (or projected gross for new businesses).
Please print a copy of application form, fill in the application and return to the town hall. Please make sure all appropriate documentation is included with your application so that the processing will not be delayed.
Please do not mail cash payment. You may also pay by company check or cashier’s check. No Payments over the Phone.
The town makes every effort to remind you of your Business License Renewal, sometimes this may not happen. It is your responsibility to renew whether you receive renewal notice or not. Please mark your calendar for this yearly renewal to avoid penalties.
If you have any questions please visit our town hall or e-mail your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sharon Williams, Municipal Clerk
(803) 755-2760 ext. 101