Pay your Business Tax receipt and renew your business license in the City of Deerfield Beach, Florida online with this service.

You will need your business license number to pay your business tax receipts. 


When does Business Tax Receipts expire in Deerfield Beach, Florida?

All Business Tax Receipts/Licenses issued by the City of Deerfield Beach (FL) expire on the 30th of September each year. No receipt shall be issued for more than one year.

What Is the Penalty for Failure to Pay the Business Tax in Deerfield Beach, FL?

For any person who engages in any business within the City of Deerfield Beach without first obtaining a BTR, the penalty is up to 25% of the business tax due, in addition to any other penalty provided by law or ordinance.

Persons who do not pay the required taxes within 150 days after the initial notice of the tax being due are subject to a penalty equal to the annual amount of the Business Tax or $250.00, whichever is less, in addition to possible civil action and penalties.

Please note that penalties cannot be waived as the City Code does not provide for administrative relief by staff, administrators or elected officials.