Business Tax Receipts

Looking to become a prospective new business owner in Satellite Beach?  Please see the steps below to obtain a Business Tax Receipt, which is required to do business within City limits.  For questions and information about business tax receipts or renewals please call (321) 773-4409.

• Confirm the property address is in Satellite Beach.  See the attached street listing below or contact the Building and Zoning to verify the address.

• Determine if you will need a Home application or Commercial application. 

• If your business requires a license from any division of the State of Florida, you must first obtain your State license before applying for a business tax receipt in Satellite Beach.  For more information, please refer to the “State of Florida Regulated Businesses” link.

• If the name of the business will be called any name other than the full legal name of the owner of a corporation uses a name, other than its legal corporate name, a fictitious name must be registered with the State of Florida. Go to to call (850) 487-6058 for more information.

• Once the City of Satellite Beach has issued your Business Tax Receipt you must apply for a Brevard County Business Tax Receipt.  Please note that applications applied for in person are processed immediately, otherwise they take a few days to be processed.  They can be reached at 321.264.6969 or you can apply online at