Home-Based Occupational Tax Application

Home-Based businesses are allowed if it merely serves as the base of operations. Requirements for a home-based business license are:

  • Completion of our Home-Based Occupational Tax Application Form (PDF) (Notarized where applicable)
  • Georgia Driver’s License with correct Henry County address
  • Any state license that may apply
  • Any incorporated (Inc.) or limited liability corporation (LLC) updated paperwork from the Secretary of State if applicable
  • Occupational Tax Certificates are renewed on a calendar year basis.  Expires on December 31 of each year regardless the date of when application is submitted.
  • Applications are void after 60 days 

If you need additional pages, please view the Occupational Tax Forms page.

Home Occupation Ordinance

You must agree to abide by the Home Occupation Ordinance (PDF). You must also bring proof of residency (Driver's license with correct address). Home-Based businesses must have a residential address. Post Office or UPS boxes do not qualify for a home-based address.

New business applications are accepted in person by appointment only or you can apply online.

We accept cash, checks, and credit cards as form of payment. For any further questions, please contact us.