Are there any other applicable fees?

Fees include:

  • Hospitality Fee: There is a 2% local fee imposed on the gross proceeds derived from the sale of all prepared food beverages and is paid by the consumer to the provider. The fees collected are to be remitted to the City of Beaufort monthly by the 20th.
  • Local Accommodations Fee: There is a 3% local fee imposed on the gross proceeds from the rental of any accommodations within the City. These fees are to be remitted to the City of Beaufort monthly by the 20th.
  • Group Events Business License is a temporary license for the specific special event. 
  • Food Truck Permit requires business license, inspection, and City decal prior to operation.

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1. Who is required to purchase a business license?
2. I live in the City of Beaufort, but I work from home, what type of license do I need?
3. Are there any other special requirements for a business license?
4. Are commercial and residential contractors required to be licensed in your city?
5. Are there any other applicable fees?
6. Does the City of Beaufort have any business license incentives?
7. Can I transfer my license to someone else?
8. What forms of payment are accepted?
9. Are there any special requirements for closing my business?
10. How long is a City Business License valid for?