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Business Licenses

At the City of Yreka we are open and ready for business. The City strives to make it easy for you to open or expand your business.

There are many things you should consider when starting a business. The brochures and forms on this page are here to help new business owners understand the City business license process and apply for their necessary licenses.

A business license is an annual tax for doing business within the City of Yreka. Yreka Municipal Code requires that you obtain a license when you conduct any business activity within the City limits - even if your business is located outside the City limits or you have a business license from another city. For questions, call (530) 841-2386

City of Yreka Annual Business License Fees

Effective January 1st, 2013

A state fee of $1 has been added to Business Licenses, effective January 1st, 2013, as part of SB 1186. This $1 fee is for  the Certified Access Specialist program (CASp), which is designed to improve Americans with Disabilities Act compliance.  Learn more about SB 1186.

Business License Fee - Business located within City Limits $31.00 annually
Business License Fee - Business located outside City Limits $46.00 annually
Retail Merchants License Tax $31.00 first year - 2nd year fee based on gross receipts
Motels and RV Parks License Fee $31.00 up to 5 rooms, additional rooms/spaces are $1.80 each
Home Occupation Permit $75 one time fee, plus annual business license fee
Peddlers/Vendors/Solicitors $5.00 per day

Click here to view the Business Regulations & Licenses section of the City's Municipal Code.

If you don't find the forms you are looking for please contact us.

Page last updated: August 07, 2014 at 2:54pm