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Ocean Springs Privilege License Application

 

Business Information

 

Business Owner Information

Business Operations

 

Affidavit

 

I DO SOLEMNLY SWEAR THAT THE INFORMATION GIVEN ABOVE IS TRUE AND CORRECT TO THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE. THE TOTAL NUMBER OF FULLTIME EMPLOYEES WORKING 30 OR MORE HOURS OVER A 7-DAY PERIOD, TO INCLUDE PARTNERS AND THE BUSINESS OWNERS, IS

THE INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO AUDIT BY THE CITY OF OCEAN SPRINGS. ANY PERSON WHO WILLFULLY MAKES ANY FALSE STATEMENT ON AN APPLICATION FOR A PRIVILEGE LICENSE SHALL BE GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR. (SECTION 27-17-467 MISSISSIPPI CODE). I UNDERSTAND THAT A PRIVILEGE LICENSE DOES NOT MAKE LEGAL ANY ACT DECLARED ILLEGAL BY THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI.

Choose the one Applicable Category from A OR B

NOTES:

Privilege Licenses are valid from the date of issue thru September 30th annually. A valid Privilege License is MANDATORY for all home-based(residential) and commercial businesses or organizations that are operating and providing or selling goods or services for profit within the City of Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

New Business Licenses are prorated based on month opened. City Clerk’s Office will determine price when application is completed.

Slot Amusement Permits are valid from date of issue thru December 31st annually.

Wrecker Permits are valid from date of renewal thru October 31st annually.

IF YOU ARE RENEWING YOUR LICENSE AFTER SEPTEMBER 30TH PLEASE CALL OCEAN SPRINGS CITY HALL AT (228) 875-4236 FOR THE AMOUNT DUE WITH PENALTY FEES.

(A) Privilege Taxes

(For All Businesses other than Retail, Wholesale, & Manufacturing)

Privilege Tax Code Descriptions

(A) *Fee

Fee Charged

Employees 1-3

$20.00

Flat Rate

Employees 4-10

$30.00

Flat Rate

Employees 11 And Over (MAX 150)

$2.00

Per Head

*Part (A) Amount Due

(B) Inventory of Goods, Wares & Merchandise For Sell

Total Inventory x 15% To Get Estimated Inventory Values

(Retail, Wholesale, & Manufacturing Only)

Estimated Business Inventory Values and Fee

From

To

(B) *Fee (+)

From

To

(B) *Fee (+)

$0

$7,000.01

$10,000.01

$12,000.01

$15,000.01

$20,000.01

$25,000.01

$30,000.01

$40,000.01

$50,000.01

$60,000.01

$70,000.01

$80,000.01

$7,000.00

$10,000.00

$12,000.00

$15,000.00

$20,000.00

$25,000.00

$30,000.00

$40,000.00

$50,000.00

$60,000.00

$70,000.00

$80,000.00

$90,000.00

$20.00

$25.00

$32.50

$40.00

$50.00

$62.50

$75.00

$92.50

$150.00

$200.00

$250.00

$300.00

$340.00

$90,000.01

$100,000.01

$125,000.01

$150,000.01

$175,000.01

$200,000.01

$225,000.01

$250,000.01

$300,000.01

$350,000.01

$400,000.01

$450,000.01

$100,000.00

$125,000.00

$150,000.00

$175,000.00

$200,000.00

$225,000.00

$250,000.00

$300,000.00

$350,000.00

$400,000.00

$450,000.00

And Up

*Part (B) Amount Due

$380.00

$440.00

$560.00

$680.00

$800.00

$920.00

$1,040.00

$1,200.00

$1,360.00

$1,520.00

$1,680.00

$1,840.00

THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR EACH OPTION FROM PART C, D, and/or E.

(C) Specialty Business

Specialty Business Descriptions

(C) *Fee

Fee Charged

Auto For Hire Class 2

$10.00

Per Auto

Pawn Broker

$250.00

Flat Rate

Pawn Broker Receive Deadly Weapons

$500.00

Flat Rate

Dealer Deadly Weapons

$100.00

Flat Rate

*Part (C) Amount Due

(D) Amusement License

Slot Amusement Descriptions

(D) *Fee

Fee Charged

Slot Amusement - Video/Music Machine (Non-Game)

$27.00

Per Machine

Slot Amusement - Game Machines

$45.00

Per Machine

Slot Amusement - Kids Rides

$18.00

Per Machine

Vend Machine Over 20 Cents

$10.00

Per Machine

*Part (D) Amount Due

(E) Beer Retail

Beer Retail Description

(E) *Fee

Fee Charged

Beer Retail

$15.00

Flat Rate

*Part (E) Amount Due

e-Signature

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1800, Ocean Springs, MS 39566-1800
Delivery Address: 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564