Every person or entity engaged or intending to engage in any business, calling, occupation or profession, in whole or in part, within the limits of the City of Tega Cay, South Carolina is required to pay an annual license fee and obtain a business license. Business licenses are issued per business license year, which run from May 1st of each year through April 30th of the following year. Please note that fees are due prior to commencing operations.
Business License Official:
7725 Tega Cay Drive
Tega Cay, SC 29708
803-548-3513 Ext 5
To apply for a new license, you must complete a business license application. You may mail, email or stop by City Hall at 7725 Tega Cay Drive.
Home Occupation Permit
Businesses located within the city limits of Tega Cay are required to report all revenues generated. There are no deductions allowed. However, there are exemptions allowed for gross revenue and business license fees paid to other municipalities. Businesses located within city limits require a Home Occupation permit. This must be completed and approved before a license is issued.
The City of Tega Cay Business licenses are valid through the end of each business license year, which runs from May 1st of each year through April 30th of the following year. Business licenses must be renewed each license year by April 30th. Starting May 1st of each year, a 5% late penalty will be added to the unpaid tax for each month or portion thereof after the due date until paid.
Business License Renewal Portal
Login to our business license renewal portal to renew your license. Please note the web portal can only be used to renew a business license. All new license applications need to be completed at City Hall.