In Henry County, most businesses must obtain a business license and report their gross receipts to the Department of Revenue on a yearly basis. The exceptions are businesses that pay the Professional Privilege Tax, manufacture products for the disabled, or gross less than $3,000.00 annually.
After the first 30 days of operation, a new business has an additional 30 days to obtain a license. The fee for a business license is $15.00. Applications can be completed in the County Clerk's Office or by mail.
To receive an application, CLICK HERE or please call the office at 731-642-2412. The completed application and $15.00 fee can be returned by mail to:
101 West Washington Street Suite 100
P.O. Box 24
Paris, TN 38242
Businesses that need a Sales Tax Number may contact the Tennessee Department of Revenue, Taxpayer Services Division at 1-800-342-1003. The office is located at 225 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, Suite 340, Jackson, TN 38301.