Business Licensing Division

The Business Licensing Division is responsible for:
  • Issuing business licenses
  • Verifying ownership and other related information as requested
  • Answering questions related to taxation and requirements for operating a business
We accept cash, personal or business checks, and Visa or Mastercard.

Business License Enforcement

Community Improvement Inspector, Tom Van Dorn is out in our community daily, establishing contact with all of the City’s business owners, as well as ensuring that all business activity within the City is being conducted with the proper Business License. He can be contacted at (626) 812-5200, ext. 5421.

Online Business License Renewals
Secure payment can be made using your Mastercard or Visa. , please note there is a 2% surcharge for credit card payments for online renewal. For more information call us at (626) 812-5249.

Multi-Unit Residential Rental Annual Tax Rate Adjustment
Per AMC Section 18-6, the annual adjustment of the license tax rate for residential rentals four or more will increase by 1% effective January 1, 2017. The new tax rate will be $175.26 per rental unit.