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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Business license renewals, H-tax, A-tax due June 20

BEAUFORT, S.C. (May 28, 2020) – Business license renewals 2020 for the City of Beaufort are due by June 20. Hospitality and accommodations taxes for February, March and April are also due by that date.

In March, to help local businesses affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, City Council voted to waive penalties and interest on late filings for 2020 business license renewals, normally due on April 15. They also agreed to waive penalties and interest on late filings of hospitality and accommodations taxes.

Business license renewals

Business owners are encouraged to renew licenses via the self-service portal that can be accessed at Business owners can also renew business licenses by mailing renewal forms and payment to 1911 Boundary St., Beaufort, SC 29902.

If any assistance is needed to calculate license fees, please call 843-525-7025 or email at

Accommodations & hospitality taxes

Business owners are encouraged to file accommodations and hospitality tax via the self-service portal referenced above or by mailing in forms and payment. If any assistance is needed, please call 843-525-7025.

Hospitality and accommodations taxes are normally paid on the 20th of the month following the reporting month.

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