The business license year is May 1 –April 30. Renewals are due on or before April 30 of each year. A 5% late penalty shall be assessed for each month and portion thereof after the due date until the license has been paid. License fees are based upon the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes and the gross income earned within the town limits for the prior calendar year or business’s fiscal year. New businesses should estimate gross income for the first year.
If you received a renewal notice and no longer plan to do business in Chapin, please contact the Business License office.
Details of Act 176:
Standard due date: April 30Standard license year: May 1-April 30
Gross income is based on the prior calendar year or business’s fiscal yearStandard application as adopted by SC Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office.All businesses will be listed in the standard class schedule according to their North American Industry Classification System code, or NAICS codeStandard class schedule as approved by the SC RFA
Creation of the Local Business License Renewal Center, an online payment portal where businesses can renew all local licenses at one time www.LocalBLRenewal.com