Business Tax Receipts

Looking to become a prospective new business in Satellite Beach?  Please see the steps below to obtain a Business Tax Receipt, which is required to do business within City limits.  For questions and information about business tax receipts or renewals, please call 321-773-4409.

• Contact the Community Development Department to ensure the planned business location is within the City limits.  Visit or call 321-773-4409.

• Determine if you will need a Home application or Commercial application.  Applications must be signed by an owner, partner or officer of the corporation or L.L.C. A Social Security or Federal ID number will be required.

• If your business requires a license from any division of the State of Florida, you must first obtain your State license before applying for a business tax receipt in Satellite Beach.  For more information, please refer to the helpful links tab.

• Please refer to Sunbiz to register the name of your business.  Go to or call 850-487-6058 for more information. 

• Once the City of Satellite Beach has issued your Business Tax Receipt, you must apply for a Brevard County Business Tax Receipt.  Please note that applications applied for in person are processed immediately, otherwise they take a few days to be processed.  They can be reached at 321-264-6969 or you can apply online at