Business Tax Receipt, Certificate of Use, and Annual Fire Inspection

All business owners are required to obtain a City of Miami Beach Business Tax Receipt (formerly known as an “Occupational License”) to operate a business within the City. Operating a business without a City of Miami Beach Business Tax Receipt is prohibited. For more information, call the Finance Department’s Business Tax Receipt’s Office at 305.673.7420.

For a video on how to apply for a Business Tax Receipts Click Here.

To apply online for a Business Tax Receipt please visit our Citizen’s Self Service.

For an on-line directory of current Business Tax Receipts please click here.

If you would like to apply in person, but need an application Click Here.