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Glendale, AZ - Tax & License Division



Licensing

The Tax & License Division is responsible for the issuance of various licenses per the City of Glendale Code.   Before engaging in any business within the City of Glendale, you must comply with all applicable code requirements, make application to the City for a Glendale License, and pay the required license fee(s) and penalties, if applicable. 

Depending on the type of activity you are engaging in, you may be required to obtain multiple licenses.  Below is a listing of licenses that you may be required to obtain to operate or do business in the City of Glendale.

Applications may be delayed until all requirements indicated on the checklist(s) are met.    On average, the license approval process usually takes 6 – 8 weeks but can be sooner if all requirements are in order at the time of application.  The process could be extended if the approvers find that additional requirements are necessary.

LICENSE TYPE

CITY CODE

APPLICATION, SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION, CHECKLIST

FEES

Penalties may apply (see Fee Schedule)

Chapter 21 Article III – CITY BUSINESS LICENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS REGULATIONS

Business License (eff 1/1/2017)

Chapter 21, Article III

Business License Application

$25 license fee;

$25 renewal fee; penalties may apply

Business, Occupational, Professional License (prior to 1/1/2017)

 

Business License Application

$50 license fee;

$50 renewal fee; penalties may apply

Chapter 21.1 - MODEL CITY PRIVILEGE (SALES) TAX CODE

Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax – Effective 1/1/2017

Chapter 21.1

To obtain a Glendale TPT License, visit AZTaxes.gov to register with ADOR

$35 license fee;

$25 renewal fee; penalties may apply

Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax – prior to 1/1/2017

Chapter 21.1

Contact (623) 930-2227
or email taxlic@glendaleaz.com
for assistance

See Fee Schedule for fees and penalties

Chapter 5 - AMUSEMENTS

Bingo

Chapter 5, Article III

Bingo Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Amusement Devices – rides

Chapter 5

Ride Operator Application Packet

$20 per tag annually

Carriage for Hire

Chapter 5

Carriage for Hire Application Packet

$70 app fee plus license fee;

$35 renewal fee;

(see Fee Schedule)

Amusement Rides

Chapter 5

Ride Operator Application Packet

$20 per tag annually

Off-Track Wagering

Chapter 5

Off-Track Wagering Packet

$150 app fee plus license fees;

$535 renewal fee;

(see Fee Schedule)

Arcade

Chapter 5

Arcade Application Packet

$85 app fee plus license fees (see Fee Schedule)

Carnival, Circus, Haunted Houses, Exhibitions

Chapter 5

Carnival, Circus, Haunted Houses, Exhibitions Application Packet

$150 per day;

renewal fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Entertainment facility

Chapter 5

Entertainment Facility Application Packet (Large)

Entertainment Facility Application Packet (Small)

$150 app fee plus license fees;

renewal fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Shooting Galleries

Chapter 5

Shooting Galleries Application Packet

$70 app fee

$35 renewal fee

Chapter 21 Article I - SPECIAL REGULATORY LICENSES

Auctioneers, Consignment Dealer, Junk Dealer, Pawnshops, Secondhand Dealer, Antique Dealer

Chapter 21

Auctioneer Application Packet

Consignment Application Packet

Junk Dealer Application Packet

Pawshop Application Packet

Second Hand Dealer Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Fortuneteller, Herb Dealer or Doctor

Chapter 21

Fortune Teller Application Packet

Herb Dealer Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Mobile Food Vendor

Mobile Food Vendor Business Application Packet

Mobile Food Vendor Individual Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)
Park Vendor

Park Vendor Business Application Packet

Park Vendor Individual Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Peddler, Solicitor, Canvassers,

Chapter 21

Peddler/Solicitor Business Application Packet

Peddler/Solicitor Individual Application Packet

Fees vary (see Fee Schedule)

Private towing carrier

Ch 21, Ch 24

Towing Carrier Application Packet

$85 app fee plus license fees (see Fee Schedule)

Chapter 4 - Alcoholic Beverages

Series 1 In-State Producer

Series 3 Microbrewery

Series 4 Wholesaler

Series 13 Domestic Farm Winery

Chapter 4

Packet Coming Soon

$1,000 app fee plus license fee;

$1,000 annual renewal;

(see Fee Schedule)

Series 7 Beer & Wine Bar

Series 9 Liquor Store w/Sampling

Series 11 Hotel/Motel

Series 12 Restaurant w/Grill Bill

Chapter 4

Packet Coming Soon

$1,000 app fee plus license fee;

$400 annual renewal;

(see Fee Schedule)

Series 10 Beer & Wine Store w/sampling

Series 14 Private Club

Chapter 4

Packet Coming Soon

$1,000 app fee plus license fee;

$200 annual renewal;

(see Fee Schedule)

Series 6 Bar

Chapter 21

Packet Coming Soon

$1,000 app fee plus license fee;

$800 annual renewal;

(see Fee Schedule)

Series 8 Conveyance

 

Packet Coming Soon

$1,000 app fee

Series 2 Out-of-State Producer

Series 5 Government

Series 16 Wine Festival/Fair

Chapter 21.2

Chapter 5

Chapter 4

Packet Coming Soon

No app or license fee;

Completed Application is still required

Series 15 Special Event

Chapter 29

Packet Coming Soon

$25 per day

Other Licenses

Sexually Oriented Businesses –Prime Operator

Chapter 21.2

Sexually Oriented Business Packet

$150 app fee plus license fees;

$535 renewal fee; (see Fee Schedule)

Sexually Oriented Businesses –Sub Operator

Chapter 21.2

Sexually Oriented Business Packet

$150 app fee

Sexually Oriented Businesses – Manager

Chapter 21.2

Sexually Oriented Business– Manager/Performer Packet

$70 app fee plus license fees;

$80 renewal fee;

 (see Fee Schedule)

Sexually Oriented Businesses – Manager/Operator

Chapter 21.2

Sexually Oriented Business– Manager/Performer Packet

No app or license fees

Sexually Oriented Businesses – Performer/Model/Escort

Chapter 21.2

Sexually Oriented Business– Manager/Performer Packet

$70 app fee plus license fees;

$80 renewal fee;

 (see Fee Schedule)

Open-Air Markets and Park-and-Swap Operations

Chapter 21 Article V

Open-Air Market Application Packet

Park-and-Swap Application Packet

$85 app fee plus license fees;

$155 renewal fee;

(see Fee Schedule)

Massage Establishments

Chapter 22

Massage Establishment Application Packet

$100 app fee plus license fees;

$250 renewal fee;

(see Fee Schedule)

Occasional Sales

Chapter 21 Article IV

Packet Coming Soon

 

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