Montgomery Township, Pennsylvania

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Establishing a New Business

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Within 60 days of starting business:

  1. Register your business with the Business Tax Office
  2. Apply for the $25 annual license
    1. No person shall engage in any business, trade, profession or other commercial activity without having first applied for and procured a business license.
    2. The license is issued for a tax year from January 1 to December 31 of each year.
    3. A license obtained at any time during the year is valid only from the date of issue until the end of the year with respect to which it is issued.  
  3. Remit estimated tax
    1. If a business has not been in operation for a full calendar year prior to any tax year, the gross receipts for the tax year shall be computed by multiplying by twelve (12) the monthly average of the actual gross amount of business transacted during the months while in business prior to the tax year.
  4. Please refer to the Township tax ordinance and regulations for details.