2017 Finance OpenBusiness Article

Welcome to the Madison County Business License & Occupational Tax Portal
(If you need help with these forms check the Show Instructions Box.)

Madison County has 3 separate taxing jurisdictions within in it; the Madison County Jurisdiction, Richmond City Jurisdiction and Berea City Jurisdiction. The Madison County Jurisdiction has a 1% Occupational tax for any work conducted outside the Richmond City Juridsiction and Berea City Jurisdiction; in other words the Madison County Jurisdiction is defined as areas outside either city limits. You can use our online map to see if the location of any work is considered in the Madison County Jurisdiction.  View the Online Map , the areas not shaded in Orange or Blue are considered Madison County Jurisdiction.

You can file your Madison County Occupational Taxes Online using the forms below: A Madison County Business/Occupational License is needed if you are conducting Business anywhere in Madison County that is NOT located inside the city limits of Richmond or Berea. Business Licenses and Occupational Tax for the Madison County Jurisdiction is regulated by  Madison County Ordinance 15-01.


Use the Madison County Occupational Tax Portal to create a tax account, get a Business License, Renew a Business License, file your occupational taxes. 



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