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Business Tax License
The City of Spring Hill Municipal Code Sections 5-301 and 5-302 require businesses within the Spring Hill City limits to obtain a business license and pay an annual privilege tax which is governed by the State of Tennessee Department of Revenue. This business tax began in 1971 and is imposed upon all businesses that sell tangible personal property – either wholesale or retail – and some businesses that render services.

New Business Tax Changes effective January 1, 2014 - All currently licnesed businesses should read the 2014 Business Tax Changes.

Minimal Activity License
Businesses with gross income from $3,001 to $9,999 are required to obtain a minimal activity license.  Businesses requiring a minimal activity license are required to pay a $15 registration fee and $15 annually to renew this license.  No business taxes are due.

Standard Business Tax License
Businesses with gross income of $10,000 or more are required to obtain a standard business tax license.  Standard business tax licenses are renewed each year by paying business taxes for the previous tax period. 

Renewal Payments
ALL business tax payments and renewals must be filed electronically with the Tennessee Department of Revenue.
To register for electronic filing please go to the Department of Revenue Website at  You can also call (866)368-6374 or (615)253-0704 to get individual assistance during normal business hours.
  Once your business tax payment has been processed by the Tennessee Department of Revenue, the Spring Hill Business Tax office will be notified, and your new business tax license or minimal activity license will be issued. 

To obtain a Spring Hill standard business tax license or minimal activity license, complete a business tax license application and submit it, along with the registration fee of $15.00, to the Spring Hill Business Tax office located inside City Hall at 199 Town Center Parkway, Spring Hill, Tennessee 37174. 

Your application may also be mailed to the Spring Hill Business Tax office at P.O. Box 789, Spring Hill, Tennessee 37174. 

Building and Fire Codes Compliance
All applications will be sent to the Spring Hill Building Codes Department for approval before a license will be issued.  It is the business owner's responsibility to verify, with the Spring Hill Fire Department, that the location of a new business meets any Spring Hill Fire Code requirements.   

Home Based Businesses
If you are considering opening a home based business, please review the 
In-Home Business requirements from the Spring Hill Building Codes Department.

County Business Tax License
Businesses are also required to obtain a county business tax license or minimal activity license.  The City of Spring Hill is located in both Maury and Williamson Counties, so be sure to contact the appropriate county business tax office for the location of your business.

Contact Us
Jennifer Mitchell
Business Tax Clerk

199 Town Center Parkway
P.O. Box 789
Spring Hill, TN 37174

Ph: (931) 486-2252 ext. 243
Ph: (888) 774-8988 ext. 243
Ph: (888) 774-9088 ext. 243
Fx: (931) 486-0516

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Helpful Links for
New Businesses:

TN Dept. of Revenue
New Business Info.

TN Secretary of State
Business Services

Employer Identification Numbers

County Business
Tax Offices
Williamson County
Business Tax Office

1320 W. Main St.
Suite 135A
Franklin, TN 37064
Ph: (615) 790-5732

Maury County
Business Tax Office

41 Public Square
Columbia, TN 38401
Ph: (931) 375-5202