Pursuant to Morgan County Code of Ordinances, §66-29 regarding Occupation Tax, each person engaged in any business, trade, profession, or occupation in the unincorporated areas of Morgan County, Georgia, shall pay an occupation tax for said business, trade, profession, or occupation.
Morgan County Planning & Development PO Box 1357 150 E Washington Street Madison, Georgia 30650
The occupational tax fee is based on the following:
$40 Administrative fee
$10 for each owner and each employee.
Applications for a new business or a renewal must be filled out completely. We will need all information, including state and federal identification numbers to issue a business license. All business licenses in Morgan County will expire on December 31st of the year they were issued.
Renewal notifications are issued prior to expiration, and the renewal deadline is January 31st of the following year. A 12% penalty will be assessed on a license not renewed prior to January 31st. Please make checks payable to Morgan County. Payment by credit card is not accepted.
Valid photo ID is required for all new APPLICANTS.
For State License Number:
Secretary of State 214 State Capital Atlanta, GA 30334 Phone: (404) 656-2881 Fax: (404) 656-0513
For State Sales & Use Tax Number:
Department of Revenue 1800 Century Boulevard NE Atlanta, GA 30345 Phone: (877) 423-6711